world chess championship 2013

world chess championship 2013

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as you know guys Vishy was 2012 champ he will defend his championship with one of the  eight best 

Candidates Tournament for the World Championship 2013
SeedParticipantRating
Jan. 2012[9]
Rating
Current[10]
12345678PointsTB
1  Boris Gelfand (ISR) 2739 2736 * *               0.0  
2  Magnus Carlsen (NOR) 2835 2843   * *             0.0  
3  Levon Aronian (ARM) 2805 2821     * *           0.0  
4  Vladimir Kramnik (RUS) 2801 2795       * *         0.0  
5  Teimour Radjabov (AZE) 2773 2792         * *       0.0  
6  Vassily Ivanchuk (UKR) 2766 2771           * *     0.0  
7  Alexander Grischuk (RUS) 2761 2752             * *   0.0  
8  Peter Svidler (RUS) 2749 2747               * * 0.0  

 

players The challenger to the match will be decided using an eight-player double round-robin tournament to be held in London from March 13 to March 31, 2013...The metropolis of ChennaiIndia, hometown[2][3] of incumbent world champion Viswanathan Anand, is being considered as the venue.[4] FIDE president had indicated that India would be given a first option of three months following the World Chess Championship 2012, to make a proposal for the organisation of the World Chess Championship Match 2013.[5]  The procedures for choosing the challenger and host have undergone a number of changes and controversies. A timeline is shown below:

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