Champion Sergey Karjakin took on Peter Svidler, Russian chess player, from October 1 to October 5, 2015, Novosti Kryma reported. The chess players played their four-game final, but the score was 2:2. The winner was defined in chess blitz.

Having defeated Peter Svidler in both chess games, Sergey Karjakin won FIDE World Chess Cup, the Russian Chess Federation reports.

The Chess World Cup was held in Baku, Azerbaijan, from September 10 to October 5, 2015.