Round 6 US Chess Championship 2017 – Caruana Wins

Fabiano Caruana clinched a win against Gata Kamsky in Round 6 of US Chess Championship 2017, to share the second place with 4 others at the end of the round. This is Caruana’s first win in the tournament.

Wesley So still leads with 4 points out of six games.

US Chess Championship 2017 Round 6 Results

1So, Wesley½-½Akobian, Varuzhan
2Naroditsky, Daniel½-½Xiong, Jeffery
3Caruana, Fabiano1-0Kamsky, Gata
4Shankland, Samuel L1-0Robson, Ray
5Onischuk, Alexander½-½Zherebukh, Yaroslav
6Shabalov, Alexander½-½Nakamura, Hikaru

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US Chess Championship 2017 Ranking After Round 6

1GM So, Wesley 4.0 2822
2GM Caruana, Fabiano 3.5 2817
3GM Nakamura, Hikaru 3.5 2793
4GM Naroditsky, Daniel 3.5 2646
5GM Akobian, Varuzhan 3.5 2645
6GM Zherebukh, Yaroslav 3.5 2605
7GM Robson, Ray 3.0 2668
8GM Onischuk, Alexander 3.0 2667
9GM Shankland, Samuel L 3.0 2666
10GM Xiong, Jeffery 2.5 2674
11GM Kamsky, Gata 2.0 2659
12GM Shabalov, Alexander 1.0 2556

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