Chennai: Indian Grandmaster P Harikrishna claimed a share of the highest place with Armenian GM Levon Aronian after posting two wins and a attract three rounds of the fast competitors within the St Louis Rapid and Blitz on-line chess match. The India No. 2 began with a win over US Grandmaster Leinier Dominiguez earlier than settling for a draw with Iranian prodigy Alireza Firouzja. In the third spherical, Harikrishna pulled off a victory over skilled Russian Alexander Grischuk in 41 strikes. World champion Magnus Carlsen was fifth with three factors.
EB submit bid paper, inch nearer to becoming a member of ISL
East Bengal took one other step in direction of becoming a member of the top-tier Indian Super League by submitting the Invitation-to-Bid (ITB) papers to the organisers, Football Sports Development Limited. The ITB was submitted by a consortium of East Bengal and their traders Shree Cement Ltd., the century-old membership introduced on their Twitter deal with.
Bale’s agent in talks with Tottenham over return
Out of favor at Real Madrid, Gareth Bale is hoping to safe a return to Premier League membership Tottenham to revitalise his profession. Bale’s agent, Jonathan Barnett, confirmed to The Associated Press that he’s in talks with Tottenham concerning the 31-year-old ahead rejoining the membership he left seven years in the past. “That’s where he wants to go,” Barnett instructed the AP. —Agencies