Biel Young Grandmasters Update

Biel Young Grandmasters Update

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The Young Grandmasters Tournament at the Biel International Chess Festival is currently ongoing, with five rounds completed out of the scheduled nine.

Italian American Fabiano Caruana leads with a score of 3.5/5 after beating early pacemaker Wesley So.

Wesley So and Fabiano Caruana meet in round five (picture from the tournament's Facebook page)


The current standings in full are:

1  Caruana, Fabiano ITA 2697
2  Andreikin, Dmitry RUS 2650 3
3  So, Wesley PHI 2674 3
4  Rodshtein, Maxim ISR 2609 3
5  Tomashevsky, Evgeny RUS 2708 3
6  Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime FRA 2723
7  Nguyen Ngoc Truong Son VIE 2617
8  Giri, Anish NED 2672 2
9  Howell, David W L ENG 2616
10  Negi, Parimarjan IND 2615 1


All the decisive games from rounds 2-5 are below.  Live coverage is available at the official website, where round six is currently underway.







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