Former World Champion Vladimir Kramnik (#3 on the current World ranking list), former World Champion Vishy Anand (#7),  the 2015 and 2016 winner of the ZCC Hikaru Nakamura (#8), Ian Nepomniachtchi (#11), Peter Svidler (#19), former Vice World Champion Boris Gelfand (#28), the winner of the qualifiers, young Russian talent Grigoryi Oparin and the 5-times Swiss Champion Yannick Pelletier will meet in the time-honored Hotel «Savoy Baur en Ville» in the «Festsaal», at Paradeplatz. The Hotel «Savoy Baur en Ville» is the venue of many a famous chess event in the past. This year's tournament, the «2017 Kortchnoi Zurich Chess Challenge», is held in honorable memory of the two times Vice World Champion Viktor Kortchnoi.

Hotel Savoy Baur en Ville
Poststrasse 12 Paradeplatz
CH-8022 Zurich

Tel. +41 (0)44 215 25 25
Fax +41 (0)44 215 25 00