YEREVAN, March 13. /ARKA/. Armenian grossmeister Levon Aronian will play against five-time world champion Vishwanathan Anand Thursday in the first round of the chess candidates tournament.
The other games of the first round areDmitry-Andreykin (Russia) – Vladimir Kramnik (Russia), Sergey Karyakin (Russia) – Peter Swidler (Russia), Shakhriyar Mamedyarov (Azerbaijan) - Veselin Topalov (Bulgaria).
The winner of the Candidates tournament will take on the world champion Magnus Carlsen in the World Championship Match 2014 shall take place from 6 November to 25 November 2014. –0--