24th August 2013, Kuala Lumpur – The game 2, round 5 has started and is underway in Tromso World Cup 2013. Eight players are vying for the last four spots into the semi-finals of World Cup 2013. No Asians survived through the round 5. Four Russians, One French, One Ukrainian, One American and One Italian are left standing in the current fifth round.
Only Kramnik won in the first game and only needs a draw tonight to go through to the sixth round. The others still have the fight of their lives to stay in the World Cup.