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Azerbaijan's Rajabov draws with Chinese Wang Yue at Kings Tournament

26 June 2010 [09:45] - TODAY.AZ
Azerbaijani grandmaster Teymur Rajabov has been held to a draw by Chinese Wang Yue in the 9th round of an international Kings chess tournament in Romania, increasing his points to 4.5.

The day's other results are as follows: Ukrainian Ruslan Ponomariov 0.5-0.5 Israeli Boris Gelfand, Norwegian Magnus Carlsen 0.5-0.5 Romanian Liviu-Dieter Nisipeanu. After 9 rounds, Carlsen leads the table with 6.5 points. The last round will pit Rajabov against Gelfand, while Wang Yue faces Carlsen and Nisipeanu clashes with Ponomariov.


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