Candidates Tournament 2013

The Candidates Tournament is a prestigious event with 8 of the top chess players in the world to see who will play for the World Championship later in the year. There are 14 rounds and will be played from March 14 – April 2. This year the players include: Peter Svidler, Alexander Grischuk, Vassily Ivanchuk, Boris Gelfand, Magnus Carlsen, Levon Aronian, Vladimir Kramnik, and Teimour Radjabov. The winner will face Viswanathan Anand later this year. The Chess Website will be doing commentary for many of the games throughout the tournament so make sure you check out all the great stuff below.