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Monday, August 8, 2011

Russian Chess Super Final 2011 begins today

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Hello everyone,

The Russian Super Final is all set to begin with top chess players from August 8. It will run till August 15 and you can feast on some great chess with Kramnik, Morozevich, Karjakin, Timofeev, Grischuk, Svidler, Nepomniachtchi and Galkin. It will be a round robin with time control 90 minutes for 40 moves plus 30 minutes to the end of the game, with time increment of 30 seconds per move. You can access the official website at this link.

Round 1 pairings:

  • Svidler - Kramnik 
  • Karjakin - Morozevich
  • Grischuk - Nepomniachtchi
  • Galkin - Timofeev

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