Ding Liren and Radjabov advanced to World Cup semi

World Cup Info: https://khantymansiysk2019.fide.com/en/results/crosstable

Quarterfinal game 2
Ding, Liren - Grischuk, Alexander 1-0
Radjabov, Teimour - Xiong, Jeffery 1-0
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime - Aronian, Levon ½-½
Yu, Yangyi - Vitiugov, Nikita ½-½

Quarterfinal game 1
Aronian, Levon - Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime ½-½
Grischuk, Alexander - Ding, Liren ½-½
Vitiugov, Nikita - Yu, Yangyi ½-½
Xiong, Jeffery - Radjabov, Teimour ½-½

Photos by the organizers

Comments (1)
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CraigB
CraigB

Nice result for Jeffery Xiong anyway, according to 2700chess his rating is now 2712 and in the top 32 in the world. He can't rest, though, 33rd is 16 year old Alireza Firouzja. I look forward to their challengers final match in 2028.