Pavel Eljanov

Tata Steel Chess 2016, Round 12: Fabiano gains on Carlsen

US Grandmaster Fabiano Caruana won his match against Loek Van Wely in today’s round of the Tata Steel Chess Tournament at Wijk aan Zee.  This gives him a total of 8.0 points, 0.5 points just behind current leader Magnus Carlsen, and 0.5 points ahead of Liren Deng. The game opened in […]

Tata Steel Chess 2016 Round 12

Tata Steel Chess Round 10

Tata Steel Chess 2016, Round 10: Caruana, Adams and Eljanov move a point up

Grandmasters Fabiano Caruana, Michael Adams and Pavel Eljanov each won their matches for the day.  Caruana closes the gap between him and the current leader GM Magnus Carlsen by 0.5 points and leaves GM Anish Giri a full point behind. Caruana defeated Yi Wei in a 31-move game which started […]