As expected, there's not much of a challenge. Top seed Wesley So just won the third edition of Battle of Grandmasters for third straight year. So tallied a final score of 8.5/11 and posted 7 wins, 3 draws and 1 no contest. So has performance rating of 2713, gaining 8.5 points in the process. GM John Paul Gomez took solo second spot with 7.5 points.
Let us wait for the mainstream media's final report to come out later in the day.
Round by round results
Final standings after 11 rounds
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