Starting March,12 watch live transmissions of the most anticipated competition of the year – Candidates tournament in Khanty-Mansiysk that will determine the opponent for the world champion in the upcoming match for the crown.
Leader in world rankings and reigning World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen proved his superiority once again by emerging victorious at the biggest super tournament in history, the Zurich Chess Challenge, which took place from January 29th to February 4th of this year.
The Zurich Chess Challenge super tournament will take place January 29th-February 4th at the Hotel Savoy in Zurich. Its all-star lineup will make this tournament the strongest in chess history. For the first time ever, the average FIDE rating amongst players in a competition will reach 2801.