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Aronian Chases Leader Anand at World Candidates Tournament

Playing black, Levon Aronian yesterday played to a draw with Russia’s Vlaimir Kramnik at the 2014 FIDE World Candidates Tournament in Khanty-Mansiysk.

After five rounds, Aronian has three points along with Vladimir Kramnik and Peter Svidler.

They are all chasing former world champ Viswanathan Anand  who leads with 3 points.

In today’s match, Aronian goes up against Dmitry Andreikin who is at the bottom of the table with 1.5 points. 

Photo: candidates2014.fide.com/