Shock Defeat for Carlsen (the group leaders) in the hands of Ivanchuk & Aronian Won Topalov
Both top players in this event suffered shock losses on Tuesday. Magnus Carlsen blamed his downfall in a very sharp game against Vassily Ivanchuk on a single move in the opening. Levon Aronian recovered from his two losses with a miracle cure which he revealed after his convincing victory against Veselin Topalov. Radjabov-Anand ended in an interesting 29-move draw. Round seven report.
Round 7: Tuesday, 9th September 2008