In a round noted for its many draws, GM Maurice Ashley, GM Julian Hodgson, and GM Yudasin scored wins to move into the coveted 5.5 group.
Twenty players follow with 5 points but they would have to win both
games today to have an outside shot to tie for first.
Note: 144 games are now online! You can download the PGN file or look at them in a Java Viewer.
Below are the results from key matchups in Round 7!