Wesley So leads Your Next Move 2017 after the Rapid Rounds

Wesley So leads Leuven after the Rapid Rounds

After 9 rounds of rapid games, Wesley So is on top of the ranking for Your Next Move 2017, the 2nd leg of the Grand Chess Tour 2017, currently happening in Leuven, Belgium. There are 18 rounds of blitz games still left in the tournament.

Read: Wesley So defeated former and current world champions and leads Leuven after 6 rapid rounds.

Read: Wesley So leads Your Next Move 2017 after Rapid Round 3.

Wesley So defeated Levon Aronian and drew against Vassily Ivanchuk and Ian Nepomniachtchi in the last three rounds to retain his 1 full game lead against the closest rivals, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave and Magnus Carlsen.

Your Next Move 2017 Rounds 7 to 9 Results

7Giri, Anish½-½Carlsen, Magnus
Nepomniachtchi, Ian½-½So, Wesley
Aronian, Levon½-½Ivanchuk, Vassily
Anand, Viswanathan0-1Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime
Jobava, Baadur0-1Kramnik, Vladimir
8So, Wesley1-0Aronian, Levon
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime1-0Nepomniachtchi, Ian
Carlsen, Magnus½-½Anand, Viswanathan
Kramnik, Vladimir1-0Ivanchuk, Vassily
Jobava, Baadur½-½Giri, Anish
9Giri, Anish½-½Kramnik, Vladimir
Nepomniachtchi, Ian½-½Carlsen, Magnus
Aronian, Levon1-0Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime
Anand, Viswanathan1-0Jobava, Baadur
Ivanchuk, Vassily½-½So, Wesley

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Your Next Move 2017 Ranking after Rapid Games

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