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Candidates Tournament London 2013 世界男子冠軍挑戰者候選人賽將於倫敦舉行

Candidates Tournament London 2013

Candidates Tournament London 2013

World’s best chess players to play for shot at world title at IET London

The long-awaited FIDE World Candidates Tournament 2013 was officially opened on Thursday night by FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov at IET London, Savoy Palace. The tournament’s opening ceremony was attended by chess officials, sponsors, and international chess media. Over fourteen rounds, eight of the very best chess players in the world will fight for the right to challenge World Champion Viswanathan Anand in a world title match later this year.  —quoted from FIDE official website, for more information, please visit FIDE website.

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