Home Page Chess Life Online 2011 February Pairings for Candidate Matches Official: Kamsky-Topalov Rematch
|Pairings for Candidate Matches Official: Kamsky-Topalov Rematch|
|February 9, 2011|
rematch of their 2009 battle. See more details on fide.com and chessvibes and discussion on chessninja.
The official pairings for the Candidate Matches (Kazan, Russia May 3-27) are now set. As predicted, US Champion Gata Kamsky will face Veselin Topalov in round 1 in a|
Other pairings are:
Kramnik (RUS) - Radjabov (AZE)
Aronian (ARM) - Grischuk (RUS)
Gelfand (ISR) - Mamedyarov (AZE)
The overall winner of the Candidates matches will face reigning World Champion Vishy Anand in a 2012 match. London was originally set to host this match, but withdrew their bid.