Levon Aronyan played with white pieces with Shakhriyar Mamedyarov in the fifth round of the Sinquefield Cup underway in Saint Louise, USA.
On the 54th move the parties agreed to draw the game.
After this round Mamedyarov has 2,5 points and Aronyan – 2 points.
Fabiano Caruana and Viswanathan Anand are leading the standings. They have earned 3 points each. August 22 is a day off in the tournament.
Scoring a total of 205kg Sona places 5th
The 1/8 finals’ bouts of this weight category will be held on June 25.