Pavel Eljanov Leads Tata Steel Masters 2017 After Round 2

Pavel Eljanov wins anew, this time against Loek Van Wely, in Round 2 of Tata Steel Chess Masters 2017. In Round 1, he also won against Richard Rapport. Thus, he has sole lead of the tournament after 2 rounds.

Magnus Carlsen and Pentala Harikrishna also won their games against Radoslaw Wojtaszek and Baskaran Adhiban, respectively, while Wesley So and Anish Giri drew their game against each other in Round 2.

Here are the rest of the results:

Tata Steel Masters 2017 Round 2 Results

1Carlsen, Magnus1-0Wojtaszek, Radoslaw
2Harikrishna, Pentala1-0Adhiban, Baskaran
3Aronian, Levon½-½Wei, Yi
4Giri, Anish½-½So, Wesley
5Nepomniachtchi, Ian½-½Andreikin, Dmitry
6Rapport, Richard½-½Karjakin, Sergey
7Van Wely, Loek0-1Eljanov, Pavel

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Tata Steel Masters 2017 Ranking After Round 2

1Eljanov, Pavel2.01.00
2Carlsen, Magnus1.51.00
Harikrishna, P.1.51.00
4Aronian, Levon1.01.25
So, Wesley1.01.25
Andreikin, Dmitry1.01.00
Giri, Anish1.01.00
Wei, Yi1.01.00
Karjakin, Sergey1.00.75
Nepomniachtchi, Ian1.00.75
11Rapport, Richard0.50.50
Wojtaszek, Radoslaw0.50.50
Adhiban, B.0.50.25
Van Wely, Loek0.50.25

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