Nordea Bank is an official sponsor of one of the chess world’s main events, the international chess tournament honoring the memory of a former world champion Mikhail Tal.
The tournament will be participated by the world’s top-league chess players such as world rating leader Magnus Carlsen from Norway, world champion Vishvanat Anand from India, blitz world champion and leader of the “golden” team from Armenia Levon Aronyan, as well as from Russia: ex-champion of the world Vladimir Kramnik and World Cup winner Petr Svidler etc.
The tournament will be held in Moscow from November 16 to 25. You can visit the tournament by printing out an invitation from the official site of the Russian Chess Federation.
At the same time Nordea Bank, jointly with the Russian Chess Federation, is organizing an amateur chess tournament in Facebook. There you will be suggested to solve 10 chess problems, one per day. Those with the best score will be awarded with prizes signed by the chess stars participating in the “Tal Memorial”.