Grandmaster and national champion Parimarjan Negi crashed through the defenses of Jon Ludvig Hammer of Norway to regain the lead after the end of the eighth and penultimate round of Dubai International open chess tournament.
Babu defeated Yuriy Kuzubov while Indian
GM Parimarjan Negi outclassed his Uzbek counterpart Dmitry
Kayumov to be among the leaders after the end of third round
of 13th Dubai International open chess tournament.