ARONYAN THE 3RD IN MORELIA-LINARES

armradio.am
03.03.2008 14:33

Armenian Grand Master Levon Aronyan played a draw with Teymur
Rajabov of Azerbaijan in the 10th round of the Morelia-Linares Chess
Tournament underway in Linares (Spain). Aronyan is currently the 3rd
with 5.5 points.

All other games of Round 10 also ended in a draw. Wishvanathan Anand
is in the lead with 6.5 points, Magnus Carlsen comes second with 6
points. The third is Levon Aronyan with 5.5 points. Vesselin Topalov
is the 4th with 5 points. Teymur Rajabov, Alexey Shirov and Vasily
Ivanchuk have 4.5 points each and share the 5th to 7th positions. Peter
Leco is the 8th with 3.5 points.

Levon Aronyan is also preparing to participate in the International
Amber Rapid Chess and Blindfold Chess Tournament. It's already
known that Grand Masters Wishvanathan Anand, Vasily Ivanchuk, Sergey
Karyakin, Boris Gellfand and others will participate in the tournament.