Thursday, August 26, 2010

Ready to start

The playing hall is still empty.

The Norweigan Chess Shop "Sjakkhuset" is here.
Why are this books chosen? They will all be here!

In all five world champions will play in Kristiansund. Anand, of course, but also Judit Polgar (U12, U14), Alexandra Kosteniuk (U10 for women), Evgeny Romanov (U14, U16) and Magnus Carlsen (blitz).

Arctic Securities Chess Stars starts on saturday. Viswanathan Anand, Magnus Carlsen, Judit Polgar and Jon-Ludvig Hammer will play rapid chess with the time limit 20 minutes + 10 seconds/move. They start with a double round robin with three games on saturday and three games on sunday. The two best advances to the final on monday, while the other two will play bronze final the same day.

The games starts at 14.30 every day. More information.


  1. I look forward to this. Good place between the tables. :-)

  2. In french :-)