After the sixth tour of the Yerevan Open international tournament being held in the Armenian Chess Academy, the tournament situation became aggravated.
In the central round of the tour, all five leaders ended in a draw. Hrant Melkumyan, Ivan Rozum and Aslan Aytbaev took advantage of this result, winning and equaling the leaders. 8 chess players are currently in the lead with 5 points. 11 people have earned half point less than the leaders. And the 24 participants are followed who indicated +1 result.
7th round matches will take place today. All 8 leaders will compete with each other:
Karen H. Grigoryan – Hrant Melqumyan
Alexey Kislinskiy – Tigran L. Petrosyan
Arman Pashikyan – Aslan Aybatev
Arman Miqayelyan – Ivan Rozum