Kolkata, Nov 9 (IANS) Indias No.2 Pentala Harikrishna took the joint lead along with Shakhriyar Mamedyarov of Azerbaijan and Armenias Levon Aronian even as reigning world rapid champion Vishwanathan Anand played a round of 145 moves on the first day of the Tata Steel Chess India here on Friday. The trio of Harikrishna, Mamedyarov and Aronian have two points apiece after the third round. Four players including reigning Anand follow the leading pack with 1.5 points.
Anand plays 145-move round, three in lead on Day 1 of rapid chess. This article is published at 09 November 2018 09:17 from Yahoo India news, click on the read full article link below to see further details.