Metropolitan Chess, Inc. is hosting a Grandmaster norm round robin tournament from February 20th to February 24th of 2013. The tournament is sponsored by California Market Center, Fashion Business, Inc, Law Offices of Steinfl & Bruno, Chess.com, MonRoi, LawyerFy, EventForte, and Betty Bottom Showroom.
This tournament is the 24th in its series and is being held in Suite C855 of the California Market Center on 110 East 9th Street, Los Angeles 90079.
The tournament is organized by Ankit Gupta, FA, IO.
The participants include: GM Vladimir Georgiev (MKD), GM Enrico Sevillano (USA), GM Melikset Khachiyan (USA), IM Zhanibek Amanov (KAZ), IM Andranik Matikozyan (ARM), IM Mackenzie Molner (USA), FM Samuel Sevian (USA), FM Alexandre Kretchetov (RUS), John Bryant (USA), and Arun Sharma (USA).
The tournament will be a 10 player round-robin (all play all), with rounds scheduled as follows – 20th: 7:00 PM, 21st: 11:00 AM & 5:00 PM, 22nd: 11:00 AM & 5:00 PM, 23rd: 11:00 AM & 5:00 PM, 24th: 10:00 AM & 4:00 PM. Spectators are welcome and encouraged to come to watch the games in person at the tournament site.