After 9 rounds and with 1 round to go, GM Leinier Dominguez, with 6.5, leads by 1 point the Biel Tournament. With 5.5 points behind comes Alekseev and Carlsen.
Peter Leko finished the tournament a point and a half from the rest. Leko’s performance was 2790 points. Surprinsing was the performance of Dormund last winner Vladimir Kramnik who finished in the 7th place.