Hari moves to joint third in SPICE Cup chess

September 26th, 2008 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS  

Lubbock (Texas), Sep 26 (IANS) India’s Pentala Harikrishna made the best use of a blunder from Polish Kamil Miton to register his first win at the SPICE Cup Invitational chess tournament here Friday.With that win, Hari, a former world junior champion, moved to tied third place with 3.5 points. The leaders are Victor Mikhalevski of Israel and Varuzhan Akobian of the US with four points each.

Results of fifth round: Becerra drew with Mikhalevski; Kritz drew with Onischuk; Hari beat 1-0 Miton; Stefansson lost to Akobian; Kaidanov beat Perelshteyn

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