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Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Alexei Shirov to be top seed at Sigeman Chess Tournament in Sweden

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Hello everyone,

GM Alexei Shirov is the top seed at the 19th Sigeman Chess Tournament which is going to take place in Malmö, Sweden, from 9-13th June 2011. The format is 6-player round robin. The tournament is also featuring a nice mix of world's top juniors and Sweden's best players. You can access the official website here.

GM Alexei Shirov ESP 2701
GM Anish Giri NED 2690
GM Wesley So PHI 2667
GM Jonny Hector SWE 2588
GM Nils Grandelius SWE 2547
GM Hans Tikkanen SWE 2541

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