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Superbet Chess Classic 2023

The Superbet Chess Classic is a 10-player classical round-robin taking place in the Grand Hotel in Bucharest, Romania from 6-15 May 2023. It’s the first stage on the 2023 Grand Chess Tour, with a $350,000 total prize fund and a $100,000 top prize. The players receive 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the game, plus a 30-second increment per move starting from move one.

The Grand Chess Tour (GCT), a circuit of international events, each demonstrating the highest level of organization for the world’s best players, will return again in 2023. Tour participants will compete for a total prize fund of $1.4 million over the course of the 2023 season. The prize money for each of the two classical tournaments will be $350,000 and $175,000 per event for rapid and blitz. In addition, a bonus prize fund totaling $175,000 will be awarded to the top three overall tour finishers. Live games from the Grand Chess Tour 2023 will be daily on

More about the Grand Chess Tour 2023: The Grand Chess Tour returns in 2023 / Grand Chess Tour 2023 is part World Championship Cycle
Parallel: TePe Sigeman 2023: Participants and information / All games live games / News on Twitter

Full list of players :

No. NameFideIDFEDRtg
3GMNepomniachtchi, Ian4168119FID2794
1GMDing, Liren8603677CHN2789
5GMFirouzja, Alireza12573981FRA2785
7GMGiri, Anish24116068NED2768
2GMCaruana, Fabiano2020009USA2764
6GMSo, Wesley5202213USA2760
8GMRapport, Richard738590ROU2745
10GMVachier-Lagrave, Maxime623539FRA2742
4GMDuda, Jan-Krzysztof1170546POL2724
9GMDeac, Bogdan-Daniel1226380ROU2700

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