Tata Steel Chess 2016, Round 6: Carlsen joins Ding and Caruana at the top

World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen won in today’s round of the Tata Steel Chess Tournament.  His opponent, Russian Grandmaster Evgeny Tomashevsky resigned after the 30th move.  He now has a total of 4.0 points and shares the top position along with Liren Ding and Fabiano Caruana.

GM Anish Giri also beat GM Shakhryar Mamedyarov in a 50-move game that started in the English Opening.

The Tata Steel Masters Challengers group likewise has 3 winners:  Miguoel Admiraal, Eliaj Safarli and Nijat Abasov.