Candidates matches 2011 venue

Opening ceremony at Korston Balnii hall May 4th at 19,00

The Candidates matches 2011 will take place at the modern hotel, shopping, and leisure complex Korston in Kazan.

The playing area will be the “Balnii” hall, a 1225 square meters uniform open space, with quality light facilities. Lately it has been one of the city’s top places for celebrations, conferences, congresses, and shows. The capacity of the playing hall is about 600 to 700 people.

The opening ceremony will be at the “Balnii” hall, starting May 4th at 19:00 local time. Stay tuned for live coverage on Chessdom.com!

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Korston

Hotel complex Korston, the venue of the Candidates matches 2011

Korston

Korston

A view from the playing hall. It will be arranged according to FIDE regulations

Korston

That poster will meet the candidates, the media, and the chess fans in Kazan (photo: Tatchess)