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.
Athletes from Yerevan, Gyumri and Etchmiadzin took part in the championship.
The tournament brought together 44 chess players.
The team was competing against San Marino for the seventh position...
The press service of the NOC of Armenia continues the “Way to Minsk” project.
The first ordered of the Armenian weightlifters are known.
On the 51st move the GMs tied the game