The clash of South East Asia highest rated player between GM Wesley So and GM Zhang Zhong ended in a 11 moves draw. GM Zhang Zhong currently holds a Singapore PR and play for Singapore. Meanwhile GM Megaranto Susanto is now up to 4 1/2 point after a two wins over Tran Ngoc Lan in Trompovsky Attack on round 5. On round 6 in a Scandinavian defence fight against IM Richard Bitoon on round 6, Megaranto secured a win after 71 moves. He is now paired to the current leader GM Darwin Laylo on round 7.
Round 7 will again see a derby, Wesley So is pair to Mark Paragua and Zhang Zhong to Timothy Chan Wei-Xuan. FM Timothy Chan managed to defeated the Phillipine legend GM Eugenio Torre on round 5, good job on it.
Chess result for Men.
WGM Irene K. Sukandar keep close to current leader with 4 1/2 points. The top standing now change a bit with Mongolia's Munguntuul Batkhuyag on nos 2, also with 4 1/2. She will be paired to Nguyen Thi Mai Hung (2219), who is on top right now.
Chess result for women.
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