The Italian Team Championship is About to Start: Sutovsky and Brunello Are Against Caruana and Nakamura, Respectively

Время публикации: 27.04.2012 15:06 | Последнее обновление: 27.04.2012 17:19

The Italian Team Championship will be played from today until 1 May in Arvier. Fourteen clubs will decide who is the strongest during a seven round Swiss. The two main favourites stand out among the rest: the current champion of the country Scavolini Datagest (Pesaro) consists of Emil Sutovsky, Sabino Brunello and Mihail Marin; and Obiettivo Risarcimento (Padova) consists of Fabiano Caruana, Hikaru Nakamura and Kiril Georgiev. The other teams have notably more modest names in their teams.

The first round will be played today at 15.00 (CEST time here and below);
The second and third rounds are tomorrow (8.45 and 15.30 respectively);
The fourth round is on Sunday, 15.00;
The fifth and sixth rounds are on Monday (8.45 and 15.30);
The seventh round is on Tuesday, 1 May, at 8.45.

The official site of the tournament promises live transmission of the games.


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