Wesley So won his Round 5 game against the former World Champion, Vladimir Kramnik, in the 4th Vugar Gashimov Memorial – Shamkir Chess 2017. As such, So reclaimed the 2nd place in the live ratings ranking:
Shamkir Chess 2017 Round 5 Results
Replay Round 5 games below:[replay]
At the end of Round 5, Mamedyarov still leads, followed closely behind by Adams and Eljanov. So shares the 4th spot with Karjakin, Topalov and Kramnik with his 1 win, 1 loss, and 3 draws record.
Shamkir Chess 2017 Ranking After Round 5
Rest day follows Round 5. Round 6 resumes tomorrow.
Replay all the games: 4th Vugar Gashimov Memorial – Shamkir Chess 2017.
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