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Nine rounds down, and two more to go, and it’s a close race among the United States and Ukraine, both with 16 match points and Russia with 15 match points, in the Open Section. The defending champion, China, appears out of contention for the title as it currently has 12 match points and now at number 21 in the ranking.
Open Ranking After Round 9
Tie Break1: Matchpoints (2 for wins, 1 for Draws, 0 for Losses)
Tie Break2: Olympiad-Sonneborn-Berger-Tie-Break without lowest result (Khanty-Mansiysk)
Tie Break3: points (game-points)
Tie Break4: Sum Matchpoints (2,1,0) without lowest result (Olympiad Khanty-Mansiysk)