The strong "Supreme Masters" super-tournament online, Norway
The very strong super-tournament started on 7 May 2013 in Norway with 10 players participating in it. This round-robin tournament will finish on 18 May and will consist of 9 tours. The days off will be 11 and 16 May. Below is the list of participants:
The tournament promises to be very interesting, especially because of the forthcoming match between Anand and the claimant to the world crown Magnus Carlsen.
Offering the tie before 40th move is prohibited. In the case of parity in scores, the first place will go to the one who wins the tiebreaker. The Russia is represented by Peter Svidler and Sergey Karyakin.
The blitz tournaments at the beginning of the competition are not rarity anymore, and "Supreme Masters" is not the exclusion. The results of the blitz tournament can be viewed at the picture below.