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The Grand Chess Tour 2017 starts in Paris

Veselin Topalov and Jean-Baptiste Rudelle win the Pro-Am Tournament in the headquarters of Vivendi

Thе first event of the Grand Chess Tour 2017 starts in Paris. For full information: dailymotion.com/parisgrandchesstour

On the first day on 20.06 an exhibition chess tournament was played after the drawing of lots where some of the participants of the Grand Chess Tour were paired in a team with celebrities such as Dominique Strauss Kahn. The team of Veselin Topalov and Jean Baptiste Rudelle won the event beating the team Magnus Carlsen and Stephane Roussel.





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Career highlights

Grand Chess Tour 2017 - Paris (June 21st - 25th)

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TOP 10 - Live Chess Ratings

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