Moscow GP, R1.2: Dubov stars as big names tumble
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Moscow GP, R1.2: Dubov stars as big names tumble

Daniil Dubov played one of the games of the year to knock top seed Anish Giri out of the FIDE Moscow Grand Prix, but there was drama everywhere. Wesley So hit back to take his match with Jan-Krzysztof Duda to tiebreaks, but Levon Aronian and Shakhriyar Mamedyarov couldn’t win on demand against Ian Nepomniachtchi and Radek Wojtaszek. Also through are Alexander Grischuk, Peter Svidler and Wei Yi, after knocking out Sergey Karjakin, Nikita Vitiugov and Dmitry Jakovenko. Nakamura-Radjabov was the only match to end in two draws before Sunday’s tiebreaks.




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