Chess: New challenge for Carlsen

Norway's World Champion Magnus Carlsen and the Challenger Vishy Anand have signed the World Chess Championship Match contract, and the match will take place in Sochi, Russia between the 7th and the 27th of November. The FIDE President invites the two Prime Ministers of Norway and India to the opening ceremony and to the "first move ".

 

The FIDE President has also decided to invite all World Champions to the ceremony, which will take place on November the 7th.

(NRK/Press release)

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