The third round of the Tata Steel Masters 2023 was played today in Wijk aan Zee. It was a peaceful day, with six games finishing in a draw, and only one decisive result.
Fabiano Caruana scored his first victory in the Tata Steel Masters 2023 in today’s game against Jorden van Foreest. The American grandmaster had a clear advantage that kept growing, and the game eventually finished in the 46th move with Jorden’s resignation.
All the eyes were on today’s game between Magnus Carlsen and Ding Liren. It was a great fight, but none of the players made a mistake and the game finished in an uneventful draw.
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After three played rounds, five players score 2 points to tie for the top: Magnus Carlsen, Fabiano Caruana, Anish Giri, Ding Liren and Nodirbek Abdusattorov.
Round 3 results:
Featured photo: Lennart Ootes Tata Steel Chess 2023