Round 4 at M-Tel Masters

Round 4 at M-Tel Masters

SonofPearl
SonofPearl
May 11, 2008, 9:37 AM |
11 | Chess Event Coverage

Glorious Chucky makes it 4/4

In round 4 at the MTel Masters, Vassily Ivanchuk continued on his hot streak by beating Cheparinov in a complicated King's Indian.  The other games between Radjabov and Topalov, and Bu Xiangzhi and Lev Aronian were drawn, leaving Ivanchuk a startling 1.5 points clear.

The full results:

Ivanchuk, Vassily - Cheparinov, Ivan 1-0 40 E99 King's Indian Classical
Radjabov, Teimour - Topalov, Veselin ½-½ 26 A17 English Opening
Bu Xiangzhi - Aronian, Levon ½-½ 36 D11 Slav Defence

 

The positions after round 4:

1
Ivanchuk, Vassily    UKR    2740 
*   *   1 .   1 .   .   .   1 .   1 .   4
2
Topalov, Veselin   BUL  2767
0 .  *  *  ½  .  1 .  1 .  .  .   
3
Radjabov, Teimour   AZE  2751
0 .  ½  .  *  *  ½  .  .  .  ½  .   
4
Aronian, Levon   ARM  2763
.  .  0 .  ½  .  *  *  ½  .  ½  .   
5
Cheparinov, Ivan   BUL  2696
0 .  0 .  .  .  ½  .  *  *  1 .   
6
Bu Xiangzhi   CHN  2708
0 .  .  .  ½  .  ½  .  0 .  *  *  1

 


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