Armenian chess player Levon Aronyan lost half score in World Chess Championship Candidates tournament.
Today on the 10th round our Grand Master competed with whites with Bulgarian Veselin Topalov. Levon Aronyan attacked from the beginning and tried to gain position advantage, but the experienced opponent built such a defense that it wasn’t possible to break. Estimating the situation our Grand Master drew after the 45th step.
Levon Aronyan has 5.5 points and continues following the leader- Vishwanathan Anand, who today played a drew with Shahriyar Mamedyarov and kept one point advantage.
Tomorrow on the 11th round Levon Aronyan will compete with Peter Svidler with blacks, who on this round defeated Vladimir Kramnik and got 5 points.