Opening Ceremony For Moscow Championship Superfinal Print
Thursday, 30 January 2014 22:29
Opening Ceremony For Moscow Championship SuperfinalAn opening ceremony for the Moscow Championship Superfinal was held in the Moscow chess lounge, located in the Central Litterateur House, where the drawing of the men's and women's superfinal.

At the beginning of the event the guests were addressed by Moscow Chess Federation president, famous businessman and philanthropist Vladimir Palikhata. He said that he was very pleased to see the leading chess players of the Moscow chess lounge, recently beginning their work in the CLH.

The head tournament judge Alexander Zlochevsky then told the assembly the tournament regulations, after which the drawing took place. With the curiosity of classic literary aphorisms, the contestants drew.

The first five rounds of both superfinals, the women's and the men's, are on Thursday January 30th and the closing four on Friday January 31st.

A reminder that the Moscow Championship Superfinal is the first tournament of the Moscow Open 2014, International RSSU Cup program, which officially opens on February 1st.

Photo coverage of the Superfinal opening ceremony

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