After a long trip, Chessdom has arrived in Khanty Mansiysk. In the following days expect many detailed reports from the Candidates, minute by minute updates, and the breaking news as they happen.
Here are the first photos of the playing hall. Everything is ready, the pieces are set on the boards, and the large screens have been checked and functioning.
Update: View the photos as a slideshow here
More information: Official website / Daily Chess Insider magazine in PDF and PGN / Live games with standings and statistics / Alternative live 1 / Alternative live 2 (with chat)
All photos by Etery Kublashvili and Goran Urosevic
Language reports: Reports in Russian here / Coverage in German / Coverage in Bulgarian