Kortchnoi Zurich Chess Challenge 2017

Traditional super tournament in Zurich sponsored by Oleg Skvortsov (International Gemological Laboratories) and organized by Zurich Chess Association in 2017 is named after Victor Kortchnoi.
Tournament format
round robin
Time control
45min+30sec, 10min+5sec
Kramnik, Anand, Nakamura, Nepomniachtchi, Svidler, Gelfand, Oparin, Pelletier
Daniel King
Anand Nepomniachtchi Kramnik Svidler Oparin Nakamura Pelletier Gelfand VIDEO ARCHIVE OFFICIAL WEBSITE

Time control: 7 rounds New Classical with a time control of 45min + 30sec from 13 April to 16 April
7 rounds Blitz with a time control of 10min + 5sec on 17 April

GM Kramnik Vladimir (RUS), ELO 2811
GM Anand Viswanathan (IND) ELO 2786
GM Nakamura Hikaru (USA) ELO 2793
GM Nepomniachtchi Ian (RUS) ELO 2751
GM Svidler Peter (RUS) ELO 2747
GM Gelfand Boris (ISR) ELO 2724
GM Oparin, Grigoryi (RUS) ELO 2604
GM Pelletier Yannick (SUI) ELO 2541

Commentator: GM Daniel King

Official website: http://zurich-cc.com/en/