Hammer vs. Navara
Navara, David vs. Hammer, Jon Ludvig
Jon Ludvig Hammer takes on Czech no. 1 David Navara in an 8-game match being held in the Ajeto Glassworks Restaurant in Nový Bor, the Czech Republic from 29 September to 4 October. Also as part of the Nový Bor Chess Corrida Thai Dai Van Nguyen will play Tadeas Kriebel.
Games 1-2 and 5-6 are classical, with a time limit of 90 minutes for 40 moves, then 30 minutes to the end of the game, with a 30-second increment from move 1. For the rapid games (3-4 and 7-8) the players have 20 minutes, with a 10-second increment from move 1. Official website: corrida.nss.cz