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Posted by on Apr 26, 2015 in AICF News, Arbiters News, Main, Tournament News |

Vidit Helps India Defeat Hungary

Vidit Helps India Defeat Hungary
By Arvind Aaron

India made a comeback to defeat Hungary 2.5-1.5 in the fourth round of the World Team Chess Championship that is taking place at Armenia on April 22, 2015.

Vidit Gujrathi gave India the full points in the fourth board when he beat Richard Rapport with the black pieces. Harikrishna, Sethuraman and Sasikiran played draws against Leko, Erdos and Almasi.

Cuba leads with seven match points and are followed by China on six points. India is in third place along with Israel on five points. In the four rounds, India won two matches, lost one and drew one.

The results (round four): India beat Hungary 2.5-1.5; Russia drew USA 2-2; Armenia lost to China 0.5-3.5; Egypt lost to Cuba 1-3; Israel lost to Ukraine 1.5-2.5.