Magnus Carlsen invitational online chess tournament has reached the end of round 4. On day 2 of round 4, Hikaru Nakamura beat Ian Nepomniachtchi in the first match.
Nakamura won the first game easily, then Ian Nepomniachtchi doesn’t have time to make a comeback and next three-game ended in a draw.
In the second match between Ding Liren and Anish Giri, Ding Liren on in the Armageddon game. After the first game ended in a draw, Ding Liren won the second game. In the third game, Anish Giri won his first game of the tournament in 15 moves. Match moved into Armageddon game after the draw of the fourth game. With winning of the Armageddon game, Ding Liren won the match.
Hikaru Nakamura got complete 3-points while Ding Liren got 2 points and Anish Giri earned his first point of the tournament.
At the end of the eight-day points were:
Magnus Carlsen – 11
Hikaru Nakamura – 10
Fabiano Caruana – 8
Ding Liren – 8
Maxime Lagrave – 5
Ian Nepomniachtchi – 5
Anish Giri – 1
Alireza Firouzja – 0