In the third round of the FIDE world Cup, which takes place in Tbilisi, the world champion Magnus Carlsen (Norway, 2827) lost to Chinese control Sanji (2714) 0.5:1.5.
Russian Peter Svidler (2756) defeated the American Alexander Onischuk (2682) 1.5:0.5.
Ukrainian Vassily Ivanchuk (2727) defeated former world champion Russian Vladimir Kramnik (2803) 1.5:0.5. Fight in Russian Daniil Dubov (2666) with the same score beat Vladislav Artemiev (2692).
American Wesley so (2792) defeated Spaniard Francisco Vallejo Pons (2717) 1.5:0.5. Russian Vladimir Fedoseev (2731) beat the American Hikaru Nakamura (2781). In the next round, he will meet with Israeli Maxim Rodshtein.
Chinese Hao Wang (2701) beat Ukrainian Yuri Kuzubova (2688).