Round 5 board 1 matchups – The team that wins this match will earn at least a share of 1st place with one round to go:
UTD A (2nd rated team) vs Webster University A (top rated team)
GM Leonid Kritz (2676) W – GM Quang Liem Le (2786)
GM George Margvelashvili (2626) B – GM Georg Meier (2700)
GM Conrad Holt (2613) W – GM Wesley So (2743)
GM Ioan Cristian Chirila (2621) B – GM Ray Robson (2693)
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