Shimanov, Durarbayli and Liang among leaders after 7 at Chicago Open Chess

27th Annual Chicago Chess Open

The 27th Annual Chicago Chess Open is taking place from May 24-28, 2017 at the Westin Chicago North Shore Hotel in Wheeling, Illinois. The chess prize fund is $100,000, with $10,000 for 1st place in the open section.

Standings after 7 rounds (top 25)

The chess time control of 2 hours for 40 chess moves then 30 minutes to the end of the chess game, with a 10-second delay from move 1.