Yesterday´s two rounds saw several crucial games. GM Ulvi Bajarani, Azerbaijan held a draw against GM Erik Blomqvist. GM Ulvi Bajarani is now in solo lead in Stockholm Chess Challenge.

IM Philip Lindgren, Sweden beat IM Mads Hansen, Denmark. Philip Lindgren is now the IM with best chances to catch a GM norm in the tournament.

The standings in Stockholm Chess Challenge after 6 rounds.

• The pairings for round 7 at 3:00 PM CET today. 

• Lars OA Hedlund´s pictures from the tournament.

• All the games so far in PGN format.

GM Blomqvist & GM Bajarani. Photo: Lars OA Hedlund

IM:s Philip Lindgren and Mads Hansen. Photo: Lars OA Hedlund