Today the 9th round is being played. Karjakin and Caruana are leading the event with 5 points, four players are after then on 4.5.
Wang Hao-Caruana 1-0
There was only one decisive game today – Wang Hao won against Caruana who shared the 1st place before this round. This makes Karjakin the sole leader with 5.5 points. Five players – Mamedyarov, Caruana, Kasimdzhanov, Morozevich and Leko – are on 5 points.