’s leading GM Levon Aronian defeated Shakhriyar Mammadyarov of Azerbaijan 2.5: 0.5 in the quarterfinals of the Chessable Masters online rapid chess tournament – the eights event of the Champions Tour.

In the semifinal Aronian will face Le Quang Liem of Vietnam.

The latter defeated France’s Alireza Firouzja in the quarterfinals.

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