As part of the 13th London Chess Classic, the Pro-Biz Cup will bring business minds and Grandmasters together in a fun tournament to raise money for the UK charity Chess in Schools and Communities. You, and your business, have the opportunity to team up with an England International or another top-flight Grandmaster who is playing in this year’s main event. The line-up features Dommaraju Gukesh (India) ranked world number twelve, the man of the moment Hans Niemann (USA), Amin Tabatabaei (Iran), Andrei Volokitin (Ukraine) , Mateusz Bartel (Poland), Jules Moussard (France), UK number one Nikita Vitiugov, 8-time British Champion Michael Adams, England International Luke McShane, plus the rising star of British junior chess, IM Shreyas Royal.
You will meet your Grandmaster partner prior to the first game for a photo shoot and strategy meeting. You and your partner will make alternate moves as you take on other GM-Amateur pairings in a rapid chess format. You will be guaranteed a minimum of three matches.
The Pro-Biz Cup is a private event, part of the London Chess Classic, and supports Chess in Schools and Communities.