Baku, October 22, AZERTAC
Azerbaijani grandmaster Vasif Durarbeyli is next after the leader of the Spice Cup Open 2016 in Saint Louis, USA.
Durarbeyli, as well as Samuel Sevian (U.S.), Jeffery Xiong (U.S.), Aleksandr Shimanov (Russia), Le Quang Liem (Vietnam) are a half point behind Ray Robson who has 6 points.
The 9-round tournament brings together 43 players from 12 countries, including 14 grandmasters.
The Azerbaijani GM will take on Vietnamese Le Quang Liem in the last round.