Eljanov ahead of world champion Carlsen in a chess tournament in the Netherlands

Ukrainian GM Pavel Eljanov leads on the chess super tournament in the Dutch Wijk-aan-Zee after four rounds of competition, the official website of the competition.

In the first four games, the Ukrainian won three times and drew with Pentalog Harikrishna (India). In particular, nakaune, the party of the fourth round, black Eljanov defeated another Indian player of Baskaran Adriana.

Eljanov keeps the sole lead. In the tournament table of Ukrainian among others, ahead of world champion Magnus Carlsen from Norway, who has 3 points — two draws and two victories.

Also 3 points from Wesley from the US. 2.5 points Harikrishna and former Ukrainian from Simferopol Sergey Karjakin, playing for Russia.

Today, January 18 on the tournament’s first weekend. Party of the 5th round will be played January 19. The competitions in Wijk aan Zee will last until January 29.

Recall that in late December, Ukrainian chess player Vassily Ivanchuk and Anna Muzychuk became world Champions in rapid chess.




Eljanov ahead of world champion Carlsen in a chess tournament in the Netherlands 18.01.2017

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