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Champions Showdown

The Champions Showdown takes place in Saint Louis, USA from 10-14 November 2016 and features two former World Champions - Vishy Anand and Veselin Topalov - as well as two US players aspiring to that title - Fabiano Caruana and Hikaru Nakamura. Over five days the players compete in two classical round-robins (60 minutes + 5 seconds delay), two rapid round-robins (15+5) and four blitz round-robins (3+2). The prize pool is $150,000, with $60,000 for the winner. Official website: uschesschamps.com