5 players share US Championship lead after 5 rounds

The US Chess Championship started on Wednesday, March 20 in Saint Louis

Round 5 results
Akobian, Varuzhan Sevian, Samuel 0-1
Dominguez Perez, Leinier Xiong, Jeffery ½-½
Gareyev, Timur Liang, Awonder 1-0
Nakamura, Hikaru Caruana, Fabiano ½-½
Robson, Ray So, Wesley ½-½
Shankland, Samuel L Lenderman, Aleksandr ½-½

Round 4 results
Caruana, Fabiano Dominguez Perez, Leinier ½-½
Lenderman, Aleksandr Akobian, Varuzhan ½-½
Liang, Awonder Nakamura, Hikaru ½-½
Sevian, Samuel Gareyev, Timur ½-½
So, Wesley Shankland, Samuel L ½-½
Xiong, Jeffery Robson, Ray 0-1

Round 3 results
Akobian, Varuzhan So, Wesley ½-½
Gareyev, Timur Lenderman, Aleksandr ½-½
Liang, Awonder Caruana, Fabiano ½-½
Nakamura, Hikaru Sevian, Samuel 1-0
Robson, Ray Dominguez Perez, Leinier 0-1
Shankland, Samuel L Xiong, Jeffery 0-1

Round 2 results
Caruana, Fabiano Robson, Ray ½-½
Dominguez Perez, Leinier Shankland, Samuel L ½-½
Lenderman, Aleksandr Nakamura, Hikaru ½-½
Sevian, Samuel Liang, Awonder 1-0
So, Wesley Gareyev, Timur 1-0
Xiong, Jeffery Akobian, Varuzhan ½-½

Round 1 results
Akobian, Varuzhan Dominguez Perez, Leinier ½-½
Gareyev, Timur Xiong, Jeffery 0-1
Liang, Awonder Lenderman, Aleksandr ½-½
Nakamura, Hikaru So, Wesley ½-½
Sevian, Samuel Caruana, Fabiano ½-½
Shankland, Samuel L Robson, Ray ½-½

Standings after 5 rounds

​1 Nakamura, Hikaru 3 7.75
Dominguez Perez, Leinier 3 7.25
So, Wesley 3 6.75
Xiong, Jeffery 3 6.5
Sevian, Samuel 3 5.75

6 Robson, Ray 2.5 6.75
Caruana, Fabiano 2.5 6.5
Lenderman, Aleksandr 2.5 5.25

9 Akobian, Varuzhan 2 5.75
Shankland, Samuel L 2 5.5
Gareyev, Timur 2 4.25

12 Liang, Awonder 1.5 4

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