Yes, though he's lost to MVL, who in turn has lost to Caruana
Long way to go yet
I'd pretty much agree with thatI picked Caruana (of course) before the event started; at this point, I have no idea what to think, as the players may have forgotten by now how to play slow chess. We'll see.
Indeed, but they seem to be progressing with vaccination faster than us, so maybe their target date of September to reopen their borders will be met