Stavanger Open NGP 2014

Ellen Carlsen at Stavanger Open 2013

Ellen Carlsen at Stavanger Open 2013
Photo: Ole Valaker, Nettavisen

STAVANGER CHESS CLUB in cooperation with Norway Chess and 2020park invites to Stavanger Open NGP 2014

2020park building 2020-01 at Forus (adress Forusparken 2)

6th – 9th June 2014

The tournament venue is a modern cantine in the newbuilding «2020-01» at «2020park», a real estate business park at Forus, in short walking distance from Scandic Forus Hotel where most of the rounds of Norway Chess main tournament will be played.

Intivtation to the tournament   |  Tournamentservice


Grischuk is coming to Norway Chess

Alexander Grischuk

Alexander Grischuk

Player number 8 is now confirmed for Norway Chess. We are very pleased to inform you that Alexander Grischuk has confirmed he is playing in this year tournament. Regarding todays ranking lists, top 6 players are participating in the tournament. In addition we have player ranked as number 9 and 11. We are very pleased to have such a good group of players coming to Norway in June.

At the age of 30, Alexander Grischuk has already been one of the world’s best players for more than a decade.

Read more about Alexander Grischuk and the other players here.

New player confirmed for Norway Chess

Vladimir Kramnik

Vladimir Kramnik

We are pleased to announce that the former World Chess Champion, Vladimir Kramnik, has now confirmed that he’s going to play in Norway Chess in June. He is currently number three both on FIDEs official rating list and on the live rating, with 2787 points. (more…)