Altibox Norway Chess

Carlsen, Magnus vs. Giri, Anish

The 5th edition of Altibox Norway Chess is a 10-player round-robin that at the moment it was announced featured all of the world's Top 10 players headed, of course, by World Champion Magnus Carlsen. It takes place from 6-16 June in the Clarion Energy Hotel and the Stavanger Concert Hall in Stavanger. Players receive 100 minutes for the first 40 moves, then 50 minutes for 20 moves, then 15 minutes for the rest of the game, with a 30-second increment from move 61. No draw offers are allowed. In case of a tie for first two blitz games are played, followed, if necessary, by Armageddon. Official website: norwaychess.no