Norway Blitz tournament, with the participants of Norway Chess 2013 is going to take place today, 7th of May. It is a 9 rounds event where each plays each, and will serve as the “drawing of lots” for the main events. The winner of the blitz tournament will choose his number in the main tournament. Number two will then choose his number and so on. There will be a symbolic prize fund for the blitz tournament.
Time control: 4 min + 2 sec increment for each move. Tiebreak:
A: Most games with black
B: Most wins
C: Most wins with black
D: Coin toss
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