FIDE World Chess Championship 2013 starting

The long anticipated FIDE World Chess Championship Match between defending champion Viswanathan Anand and world’s top rated player Magnus Carlsen is starting on Saturday 9th November.

At 3pm local time (10:30 CET, 4:30 EST) the two players will start their first game of the match, Carlsen having the white pieces.

Chessdom will provide live expert commentary with rising stars IM Aman Hambleton and GM Vidit Gujrathi.

On the rest days IM Tania Sachdev will write a blog summary.

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FIDE World Chess Championship Starting

All games of the FIDE World Chess Championship will be live on the official site http://chennai2013.fide.com with computer analysis and video commentary. In a high-tech innovation, the match can also be followed on Android and iPad apps.

The FIDE World Chess Championship, fully sponsored by the state of Tamil Nadu, is taking place from 7th to 28th November at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Chennai, India.


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