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Friday, July 15, 2011

3 super chess events with top GMs of the world beginning soon

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Hi everyone,

There are three major chess events coming up this July. These include the Biel, the World Team and Dortmund events. You could catch our regular updates here and plenty of live coverage at Here are the links:

    • WTCC 2011 - World team chess championship starts July 17 in Ningbo, China. Plenty of top-rated players there including Grischuk, Sasikiran, Radjabov, Wang Yue, etc.
    • Biel Chess 2011 - The 44th Biel Chess Festival begins on July 18 with the main event being the Accentus Grandmaster Tournament with six players taking part in the round-robin event. These are Carlsen, Vachier-Lagrave, Shirov, Caruana, Morozevich and Pelletier.
    • Dortmund Chess 2011 - has its first round on July 21 and it is a double round robin event with Kramnik, Nakamura, Giri, Ponomariov, Liem and Meier.

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