The round was opened by the President of IPCA Zbigniew Pilimon. The game on the Board 1 has seen a boring draw. Thus Alexey Smirnov of Russia keeps half a point lead to a group of three runner ups. These four players will play against each other in the final round tomorrow. The spectators can expect an exiting finish of the tournament.
Local Champion Katharina Kohnen won her first game against Andrija Misic. Olga Gerasimova of Russia is keeping the position of the best female player after six rounds with 3.5 out of 6 rounds.
Today was the last day of the FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar. After the end of the seminar, all the participants had an examination test and they are desperately waiting for the results tomorrow morning.
Tomorrow is the last round of the World Chess Championship for Disabled.
Here are the Results of Round 6
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