The VIII Cup of the Governor of Ugra begins tomorrow – the stage of the Cup of Russia
Tomorrow in Khanty-Mansiysk (Russia) The XVIII Cup of the Governor of Ugra starts – the stage of the Cup of Russia.
Rating-favorites: P. Ponkratov, E. Alekseev, I. Bocharov.
Dates: from 17 to 25 November
System: Swiss, 9 rounds
Prize fund: 1410000 rubles (1st place – 220000 rubles)
Composition: 61 participants, 16 grandmasters