31 January 2019
Semen Khanin Leads Stage of the Russian Cup at Moscow Open-2019
Ekaterina Goltseva is in advance of women's tournament.
Photo: Galina Popova
The sixth round of the XV International RSSU Chess Cup Мoscow Open-2019 finished in the Russian State Social University.
Semen Khanin took the sole lead in the "A" tournament, a stage of the Russian Cup, with 5.5 points. Pavel Ponkratov, Mikhail Mozharov, Vladimir Zakhartsov, Aleksei Pridorozhni, Zhamsaran Tsydypov, Oleg Korneev, Boris Grachev, Alexei Fedorov, and Boris Savchenko are half a point behind.
Ekaterina Goltseva keeps leading the women's tournament with a perfect score. Anastasia Bodnaruk, Bibisara Assaubayeva, Oksana Gritsayeva, and Margarita Potapova are trailing by half a point.
Alexey Guberniev and Lidia Malinicheva are leading seniors' tournaments with 6 and 5.5 points respectively.