Baku 2016 Chess Olympiad (Open): Round 5 Results, Ranking after Round 5, and Round 6 Team Pairings

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Open – Round 6 Team Pairings

There is a rest day in between Rounds 5 and 6, so we have no games later today. Thus, we’re almost halfway through the tournament, which is scheduled for 11 rounds.

Match-ups to watch out for in Round 6 are the United States vs. Ukraine, and India vs. Netherlands. O, and Philippines vs. Norway, with the World Champion, Magnus Carlsen, manning Board 1.

Here are the rest of the Round 6 team pairings for your reference:

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  1. Godbless team Philippines! This “mozart” GM and most top player as of this time might be tough, but with faith and courage we can win! Be prepared and equiped against an orthodox style of chess tactics of Magnus!

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