Richard Rapport beats Magnus Carlsen in Round 8 Tata Steel Masters 2017

A big development in Tata Steel Masters 2017 as Richard Rapport defeats the World Champion Magnus Carlsen in Round 8. Levon Aronian also beats Anish Giri in Round 8.

At the end of Round 8, Wesley So still leads followed closely by Pavel Eljanov and Wei Yi.

Tata Steel Masters 2017 Round 8 Results

1Eljanov, Pavel½-½Wojtaszek, Radoslaw
2Aronian, Levon1-0Giri, Anish
3Adhiban, Baskaran1-0Andreikin, Dmitry
4Karjakin, Sergey½-½So, Wesley
5Harikrishna, Pentala½-½Wei, Yi
6Rapport, Richard1-0Carlsen, Magnus
7Van Wely, Loek½-½Nepomniachtchi, Ian

Tata Steel Masters 2017 Ranking after Round 8

1So, WesleyUSA2808
2Eljanov, PavelUKR27555
3Wei, YiCHN27065
4Aronian, LevonARM2780
5Carlsen, MagnusNOR2840
6Adhiban, BaskaranIND2653
7Karjakin, SergeyRUS2785
8Harikrishna, PentalaIND27664
9Giri, AnishNED27734
10Andreikin, DmitryRUS2736
11Wojtaszek, RadoslawPOL2750
12Rapport, RichardHUN27023
13Nepomniachtchi, IanRUS27673
14Van Wely, LoekNED2695

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