GM Imre Balog surges to clear lead at Arad Chess after 6


​Standings after 6 rounds (top 45)

Full chess standings here:

The 11th Arad International Chess Festival is a 9-round Swiss Open Chess Tournament. The chess tournament is taking place from August 5-12, 2018 at the Continental Hotel in Arad in Romania.

The chess event is organized by the Vados Chess Club Arad. Chess players receive 90 minutes for the first 40 chess moves, followed by 15 minutes for the rest of the chess game, plus 30 seconds per player per move starting from move 1.

Here is the official website: