USA's Top Daily Chess News Blog, Informative, Fun, and Positive

hosted by Chess Queen™ & 12th Women's World Chess Champion Alexandra Kosteniuk


Sunday, June 9, 2013

World Chess Cup from August 10-September 4, 2013

Chess blog for latest chess news and chess trivia (c) Alexandra Kosteniuk, 2013

Hi everyone, 
Fide is publishing the players' contract for the World Chess Cup 2013 to be held in Tromso, Norway from 10 August (arrivals / opening ceremony) to 4 September 2013 (departures). The qualified players are expected to fax or email scanned original document of their signed contract to the Fide Secretariat's fax number +30 2109212859 or email no later than Tuesday 11 June 2013.

The full technical regulations of the event are on the FIDE handbook:

More travel information for Tromso is provided by the local Organising Committee:

Fide is also publishing the initial list of qualifiers as per regulations:
World Cup qualifiers (pdf)
Player's Contract (pdf)

From Alexandra Kosteniuk's
Also see her personal blog at
Don't miss Chess Queen™
YouTube Channel

Labels: ,


  • At June 9, 2013 at 11:04 AM , Anonymous Amrit Puri, Knights Chess Club, New Delhi said...

    Will Carlsen and Anand play?

  • At June 10, 2013 at 12:01 AM , Anonymous Sumer Pokharel, Kathmandu said...

    chess event to look forward to it is so good that now we have a full year packed with chess every month at least one big event is good every month of course more the merrier


Post a Comment

Note: Only a member of this blog may post a comment.

Subscribe to Post Comments [Atom]

<< Home