Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis
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The first-ever Super GM tournament to be held in Saint Louis—September 9 – 15, 2013
The Sinquefield Cup is the first-ever Super GM tournament to be held in Saint Louis, and it will feature four of the best players on the planet including the top two in the world—GM Magnus Carlsen and GM Levon Aronian—and the top two in the U.S.—GM Hikaru Nakamura and GM Gata Kamsky.
The event will be a four-player, double round robin, and the first round will begin at 1 p.m. CT on September 9. The players will be competing for a total $170,000 prize fund, with $70,000 going to the winner.