Van Wely & Adams Lead World Open
July 3, 2011
GM Loek Van Wely, Photo Betsy Dynako 2010

With four rounds to go GMs Loek Van Wely and Michael Adams lead the 
World Open with 4.5/5.   Loek won a key game in round four over US Champion Gata Kamsky. 


Kamsky is only a half point behind the leaders, as he won his other four games including a fifth round victory over GM Leonid Yudasin. 


Adams won in round four against GM Jaan Ehvlest. 


Look for a wrap-up by Jamaal Abdul-Alim and a US Chess Scoop video after the event's conclusion.

See full standings at and watch live games on Monroi.