Anand in second spot

: Viswanathan Anand slipped to joint second position after he was held by Wesley So to his fourth draw in five games in the Sinquefield Cup, a part of the Grand Chess Tour, here. The draw cost Anand his joint first place. Veselin Topalov has 3.5 points out of a possible four.

The results (fifth round): V. Anand (Ind, 3) drew with Wesley So (USA, 3); Peter Svidler (Rus, 1.5) drew with Hikaru Nakamura (USA, 2.5); Veselin Topalov (Bul, 3.5) bt Ding Liren (Chn, 2); Fabiano Caruana (USA, 2.5) drew with Maxime Vachier-Lagrave (Fra, 2); Anish Giri (Ned, 2) drew with Levon Aronian (Arm, 3). —

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