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FIDE Grand Prix in Bejing

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Wednesday, 03 July 2013

Bejing, capital of China. Image from the official website

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Event: 5th stage of FIDE Grand Prix 2012-2013 (6 legs total)
Format: round robin, 11 rounds
Dates: July 4-7, 9-12, 14-16. Games start at 3 p.m. local time, last round - at 1 p.m.
Prize fund: 170,000 + 70,000 added to the final prize fund (distributed after the end of the Grand Prix series)
Participants: Gelfand, Giri, Grischuk, Ivanchuk, Kamsky, Karjakin, Leko, Mamedyarov, Morozevich, Topalov, Wang Hao, Wang Yue (replaced Radjabov , who will be absent due to family affairs)

By taking a look at the current standings, one can see that Veselin Topalov is a favorite to win the series and become one of the two qualifiers for the next Candidates tournament. However, if he performs badly, a few competitors can surpass his result, so it will be a tough race. will be following this event and offering proprietary odds for each round, showing what the probability of each outcome in each match-up is. Stay tuned!

Round 1 Odds:

Based on Peter Zhdanov's ChessBet model

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