7-Way Tie at 89th Hastings Chess Congress

On Sunday the Hastings Chess Congress, the longest running chess tournament in the world, ended in a 7-way tie for first place. GM Mikheil Mchedlishvili of Georgia, GM Igor Khenkin of Germany, GM Ma Qun of China, GM Mark Hebden of England, IM Jahongir Vakhidov of Uzbekistan, IM Justin Sarkar of USA and FM Jovica Radovanovic of Serbia all scored 6.5 points out of 9 games.