His lead has been shaved to half a point heading into the last round on Sunday.
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Apr 30
The very strong tournament finished Thursday. A wrap-up by World Chess’s columnist.
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For the first time during the Gashimov Memorial, all the games were drawn. Mamedyarov still leads by a point.
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With another victory, the tournament leader has stretched his lead.
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John M. Burke rocketed up the rankings a couple of years ago and then fell back. But his talent is unmistakable, as shown in the following game.
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He missed a chance to extend it and only drew, but his closest rivals could do no more than draw, too.
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Nigel Short is past his prime, but he continues to play at a high level, thanks in part to his continued ability to innovate, as in the following game.
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While Mamedyarov played a quick draw, Kramnik won a remarkable game and is now tied for second.
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He leads the Gashimov Memorial after three rounds after he beat Pavel Eljanov, the leader through Round 2.
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He has won both his games to start the tournament and has a half point lead.
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All of the games were drawn, but it was only because there were several missed wins. Aronian finished 1.5 points ahead of his nearest rival to win easily.
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