Meanwhile, overnight leaders, GM Mchedlishvili Mikheil (ELO 2654) and GM Pentasulaia Levan (ELO 2563), both from Georgia, drew, thus maintaining their half point slender lead with 6.5.
GM Amonatov Farrukh, GM Papin Vasily and GM Petrosian Davit could not convert their games into wins.
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