Viswanathan Anand drew in simply 21 strikes with Anish Giri within the third spherical of Tata Metal Masters chess event right here on Tuesday.
Alireza Firouzja defeated Vladimir Artemiev for his second victory and led the sphere with 2.5 factors.
In Class B, Surya Shekhar Ganguly (2) and Nihal Sarin (1.5) stayed unbeaten in spite of everything video games resulted in draw.
Viswanathan Anand (1) drew with Anish Giri (Ned, 1.5); Firouzja Alireza (FIDE, 2.5) bt Vladislav Artemiev (Rus, 1.5); Fabiano Caruana (USA, 2) bt Yu Yangyi (Chn, 0.5); Jorden van Foreest (Ned, 2) bt Daniil Dubov (Rus, 1); Magnus Carlsen (Nor, 1.5) drew with Xiong Jeffery (USA, 2); Nikita Vitiugov (Rus, 1) drew with Wesley So (USA, 2) Vladislav Kovalev (Blr, 0.5) drew with Jan-Krzysztof Duda (Pol. 1.5).