Alexander Grischuk and Shakhriyar Mamedyarov Lead Superbet Chess Classic
Six rounds are played.
The Superbet Chess Classic tournament, the first event of the 2021 Grand Chess Tour, resumed in Bucharest after a rest day. Alexander Grischuk defeated Constantin Lupulescu, while Shakhriyar Mamedyarov won against Levon Aronian. The games So - Giri, Vachier-Lagrave - Caruana, and Deac - Radjabov were drawn.
Standings after Round 6:
1-2. Alexander Grischuk, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov - 4
3. Wesley So - 3.5
4-6. Bogdan-Daniel Deac, Fabiano Caruana, Teimour Radjabov - 3
7-9. Anish Giri, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, Levon Aronian - 2.5
10. Constantin Lupulescu - 2.
Round 7 pairings:
Radjabov - So, Lupulescu - Deac, Aronian - Grischuk, Caruana - Mamedyarov, Giri - Vachier-Lagrave.