Norway Super-Tournament Line-up Revealed
The full line-up for the new super-tournament to be held from 7-18 May 2013 in Stavanger, Norway has been announced, and it's an incredibly impressive list!
The tournament is called simply Norway Chess 2013, and the #1 ranked Magnus Carlsen from Norway will naturally be taking part.
The format is a 10 player single round-robin, and the confirmed players are:
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That's ALL of the top 8 players in the world (on the current rating list) in the same tournament!
The event will also include a school tournament with hundreds of children, and a celebrity tournament with a range of celebrities showing off their chess skills!
The official website is here. Make a note in your diaries now!