Chess Digest ( Vol 1 Issue 10)
VLADIMIR PUTIN OPENS CHESS SECTION IN SIRIUS CENTER IN SOCHI
DING LIREN WINS AGAINST WESLEY SO
Ding Liren, China's number one and currently number nine on the FIDE Elo-list from 1st May, wants to establish himself firmly among the world's best. To gain more experience against top players, from 4th to 8th May the Chinese Grandmaster played a four-game match against Wesley So, currently number ten in the world. Ding Liren won the match 2.5-1.5.