The Russian Championship Superfinal 2013 for men and women will take place from 5th to 14th October at the State Historical and Architectural Museum in Nizhny Novgorod.
Both events will be held according to round robin system with ten players. The total prize fund for both groups is 6 million RUB (approx 138,000 EUR).
Vladimir Kramnik 2796 (rating), Sergey Karjakin 2762 (2012 Championship), Peter Svidler 2740 (2012 Championship), Nikita Vitiugov 2729 (rating, replacing Alexander Grischuk), Dmitry Andreikin 2706 (Defending Champion), Ian Nepomniachtchi 2702 (Russian Higher League in Yekaterinburg), Ernesto Inarkiev 2695 (Higher League), Alexander Motylev 2676 (Higher League), Anton Shomoev 2579 (Higher League), Aleksey Goganov 2575 (Higher League)
Live games with analysis daily on Chessdom.com. Playing days are 5-9 and 11-14 October, games starting at 13:00 CET. After the closing ceremony most players head to the massive European Club Cup 2013.