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Chennai Chess Olympiad | Gukesh the star as all three Indian teams win


The nation’s youngest GM outsmarts Shirov, overtakes Vidit to change into World No. 27 in reside scores

The nation’s youngest GM outsmarts Shirov, overtakes Vidit to change into World No. 27 in reside scores

In 2000, simply over six years earlier than D. Gukesh was born, Alexie Shirov tried in useless to cease Viswanathan Anand from successful his first of the 5 world titles.

On Tuesday, it was Gukesh’s flip to outplay the 50-year-old Latvian-Spaniard to not solely to maintain India 2 on the victory path but in addition to change into India’s third highest rated participant on the reside score record.

In successful his fifth recreation on the trot on the prime board of the Chess Olympiad, Gukesh punished Shirov for an error of judgement on the twenty eighth transfer. In reality, the nation’s youngest GM produced a uncommon king-march throughout the centre of the board that left Shirov helpless.

The victory noticed Gukesh overtake Vidit Gujrathi for a career-high twenty seventh spot in world rankings with a reside score of 2714.

With six rounds to go, India 2 and Armenia lead with 10 match-points.

The outcomes (with match-points):

Open (fifth spherical):

Spain (8) misplaced to India 2 (10) 1.5-2.5

Chile (6) misplaced to India 3 (8) 1.5-2.5

England (8) misplaced to Armenia (10) 1.5-2.5; Israel (8) misplaced to USA (9) 1.5-2.5; France (8) drew with Poland (8) 2-2; Azerbaijan (7) misplaced to Cuba (9) 1.5-2.5; Iran (9) bt Turkey (7) 3-1; Uzbekistan (9) bt Slovakia (7) 4-0; Netherlands (8) bt Canada (7) 3.5-0.5; Slovenia (6) misplaced to Germany (8) 1-3.



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