Panchenko Memorial continues in Chelyabinsk
After seven rounds in the A tournament, M. Nikitenko (Belarus) is ahead, having scored 6 points. Zakharov, V. Nozdrachev, R. Makarian and Zh.Tsydypov are half a point behind (all – Russia), six players per point.
In the women’s tournament B.Kovanova is in the lead, having scored 6 points. O. Karmanova and E. Semenova (all from Russia) are half a point behind, seven participants are one point behind.