Karjakin beats Caruana in Round 12 to share the lead in Candidates Tournament 2018
The previous winner of the Candidates tournament, Sergey Karjakin, may have been at the bottom of the standings by the end of Round 6 when he scored just 2 points out of 6 games, or a -2 win/loss record, but he came out strong after that, winning 4 of the next six games, including his Round 12 win against the then leader Fabiano Caruana.
In another match, Ding Liren finally broke his drawing streak with a win over Shakhriyar Mamedyarov.
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After this win, Karjakin joins Caruana in the lead: