The 5th Zurich Blitz Chess Challenge at the Hotel Savoy Baur en Ville in Zurich, Switzerland.
This is the Qualification blitz event that serves as the opening for the festival. It will be live on Chessdom.com with computer analysis
The event is organized by Zurich Chess Club and sponsored by Zurich Chess Club (founded 1809), Savoy Chess Corner, “IGC International Gemological Laboratories”.
Viswanathan Anand (India), Vladimir Kramnik (Russia), Hikaru Nakamura (USA), Levon Aronian (Armenia), Anish Giri (Netherlands), Alexei Shirov (Latvia) will be vying in a 5-round single round robin format.
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