Here are further details about today's round.
India 2-2 Armenia
(first drawn match of the tournament)
Sasikiran 1-0 Aronian
Harikrishna 0-1 Akopian
Russia 3.5-0.5 Turkey
Egypt 1-3 Azerbaijan
Adly 1-0 Gashimov
(continuing Gashimov's miserable performance: three losses in a row!)
Mamedyarov wins again making it 5/5!!
Brazil 1-3 Greece
(Another good result for the Greeks this time against close rivals)
Israel 1.5-2.5 USA
Gelfand (2761) 0-1 Nakamura (2708)
Smirin (2668) 0-1 Onischuk (2670)
Sutovsky (2657) 1-0 R.Hess (2572)
Postny (2648) 0.5-0.5 Ray Robson (2570)
(Great experience for young Robson who was born as recently as 1994!)
The fifth round standings have Russia in the lead just half-a-point ahead of the United States. Armenia and India are just one match point behind.
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