On October 14, the next online tournament of the Champions Chess Tour series begins.
Participants: Magnus Carlsen (Norway), Anish Giri (Netherlands), Richard Rapport (Romania), Shakhriyar Mamedyarov (Azerbaijan), Dommaraju Gukesh (India), Jan-Krzysztof Duda (Poland), Arjun Erigaisi (India), Pentala Harikrishna (India), Nodirbek Abdusattorov (Uzbekistan), Vidit Gujrathi (India), Vincent Keymer (Germany), David Anton (Spain), Nils Grandelius (Sweden), Daniel Naroditsky (Usa), Eric Hansen (Canada), Aditya Mittal (India).
Regulations: from October 14 to 17, a round-robin tournament of 15 rounds, October 18 quarterfinals, October 19 semifinals and October 20-21 finals. Time control: 15+10.
Prize fund: 150.000 dollars.
Magnus is coward