Lighter Side of the News (Nov. 16, 2018) by HallR

Question 10

The mini-theme for #10 & #11 this week is titled: "Italians who Became American and Americans who Became Italian". Here we go. Multiple choice. The World Chess Championship 2018 between reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen and challenger Fabiano Caruana, who transferred his representation from Italy to US in 2015, is currently underway in London. After five games played (COB Thursday 11-15), what is the status of the match: A) Carlsen leads 3 points to 2 points; B) Caruana leads 3 points to 2 points; C) Match tied at 2 1/2 points each?