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Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Chennai Chess Open R10: Yu Ruiyuan in sole lead

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Interesting chess news from the Chennai Chess Open 2012. Untitled chess player from China, Yu Ruiyuan, has taken sole lead after 10 rounds at the event. The Chinese is leading with 8.5 points. One more round is to be played. In second place wit 8.0 points are top seed Aleksandrov Aleksej (Belarus), defending champion Kravtsiv Martyn (Ukraine), Akshayraj Kore (India) and Marat Dzhumaev (Uzbekistan) respectively.

The top board game between Indian International Master Akshayraj Kore and Grandmaster Aleksandrov Aleksej ended in a draw. The final round can be viewed at

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