Nikita Vitiugov and Peter Svidler are sharing the lead at the Russian Championship after three rounds. On Monday Dmitry Andreikin got his revenge for the lost World Cup final as he managed to beat Vladimir Kramnik with the white pieces. Also today, the Kings Tournament in Bucharest and the Masters Final in Bilbao started.

Svidler-Kramnik, a draw in round 2 at the Russian Championship Superfinal | Photo © Eteri Kublashvili