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Sunday, April 21, 2013 11:42
The Alekhine Memorial was opened on Saturday in the in a special pavilion built in the Tuileries Garden in Paris, France. This brand new super tournament takes place 21 April - 1 May in both Paris and St Petersburg and has Vishy Anand, Vladimir Kramnik, Levon Aronian, Peter Svidler, Boris Gelfand, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, Laurent Fressinet, Michael...
The Louvre (top) and the Mikhailovsky Palace of the State Russian Museum (down)
Wednesday, March 06, 2013 17:18
A new super tournament will take place 21 April - 1 May in both Paris and St Petersburg under the name "Alekhine Memorial". The same sponsors who were behind the Anand-Gelfand match are supporting the tournament, which will be held in the Louvre and the State Russian Museum. The participants are Anand, Kramnik, Aronian, Svidler, Gelfand, Vachier-...
Andrei Filatov: "Next year we'll do a top tournament"
Sunday, June 03, 2012 15:42
Not long after the last game of the Anand-Gelfand World Championship had been played, we spoke with main sponsor Andrei Filatov. What exactly does he do? Was he satisfied about the match? And what about his new plans? Last Thursday, after the tiebreak, we did a brief interview. In the video below, Filatov says that he intends to support a new...