Venue - Olympic Village Sochi - World Chess Championship 2014

Olympic Village Sochi is going to host the World Chess Championship match between the current World Chess champion, FIDE rated No.1 Magnus Carlsen and 5 times world champion - Vishy Anand. The venue is amazing, perfect for the world chess championship. Specific arrangements has been to modify a small section of the media center to have the central stage. A lot of care has been given to make the lights, silence in the playing area.



A bit more on the venue - Location - Sochi - Sochi is a city in Krasnodar Krai, Russia, located on the Black Sea coast near the border between Georgia/Abkhazia and Russia. Sochi has hosted many important events such as a.  XXII Olympic Winter Games b. XI Paralympic Winter Games and c. Russian Formula 1 Grand Prix.

Earlier the representatives of both the teams visited the venue and expressed their satisfaction in the arrangements. Henrick Carlsen, who visited the location congratulated the organizers for the beautiful view from the hotel room of Magnus Carlsen - with the Black Sea in one direction, fiery hills and towering mountains the other way.

Aruna Anand, Vishy's wife & Manager also visited the venue and provided their suggestions on the venue.


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