Three share lead @ IIFL Wealth Mumbai International Chess 2016

Three share lead @ IIFL Wealth Mumbai International Chess 2016
By RR Vasudevan

GM Elect Shardul Gagare (4.0) shared the lead after the fourth round of the IIFL Wealth Mumbai International Open Chess Tournament 2016 held at Mount Litera School International, Bandra (East), Mumbai here today.

Leading the field with Shardul were International Masters Swapnil S Dhopade and Stany GA respectively. Following the trio at 3.5 points were seven other players including IMs Nitin S, Ravi Teja S, Akshat Khamparia, Dinesh K Sharma, Himanshu Sharma, Anup Deshmukh among others.

IIFL Wealth Mumbai International Results (Round 4) Gagare Shardul (4) bt Bharambe Bhavik C (3), Himanshu Sharma (3) lost to Swapnil S Dhopade (4), Stany G A (4) bt Likhit Chilukuri (3), Gusain Himal (3.5) drew with Nitin S (3.5), Abhishek Das (2.5) lost to Ravi Teja S (3.5), Akshat Khamparia (3.5) bt Kulkarni Vinayak (2.5), Audi Ameya (2.5) lost to Sharma Dinesh K (3.5), Muthaiah A L (3.5) bt  Snehal Bhosale (2.5), Anup Deshmukh (3.5) bt Akshay V Halagannavar (2.5), Manush Shah (2.5) drew with Navalgund Niranjan (2.5)