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Friday, December 13, 2013

Press release Schachbundesliga


5th and 6th round of the 2013/14 season

At the 14th and 15th of December the 5th and 6th round of the Schachbundesliga take place. The playing venues are Hockenheim, Bremen, Griesheim and Berlin-Tegel. Shortly before the winter break the Schachbundesliga opens the doors for the last two rounds in 2013. And the end of the year couldn´t hardly include some better matches.

At the playing venue Hockenheim the German champion OSG Baden-Baden faces his first real challenge of the season, when meeting with Mülheim one of the hardest competitors in the highest German chess league. This will be a clash with 16 world class players at the boards.

But that´s not all chessfans worldwide can await. At the playing venue Bremen three of the currently best teams meet for their matches. It´s the host, Hamburg and Eppingen. At the other two venues most of teams are involved in the fight against relegation.

Take a look at the parings:

Playing venue Hockenheim

5th round: Saturday, 14th of December 2013, 2pm CET
SV Hockenheim - SV Mülheim Nord
OSG Baden-Baden - SV Wattenscheid

6th round: Sunday, 15th of December 2013, 10am CET
SV Mülheim Nord - OSG Baden-Baden
SV Wattenscheid - SV Hockenheim

Playing venue Bremen

5th round: Saturday, 14th of December 2013, 2pm CET
Werder Bremen - SC Eppingen
Hamburger SK - Bayern München

6th round: Sunday, 15th of December 2013, 10am CET
SC Eppingen - Hamburger SK
Bayern München - Werder Bremen

Playing venue Griesheim

5th round: Saturday, 14th of December 2013, 2pm CET
SV Griesheim - SK Turm Emsdetten
SC Viernheim - SF Katernberg

6th round: Sunday, 15th of December 2013, 10am CET
SK Turm Emsdetten - SC Viernheim
SF Katernberg - SV Griesheim

Playing venue Berlin-Tegel


5th round: Saturday, 14th of December 2013, 2pm CET
SK König Tegel - SG Solingen
SF Berlin - SG Trier
6th round: Sunday, 15th of December 2013, 10am CET
SG Solingen - SF Berlin
SG Trier - SK König Tegel

Live coverage:

All games of the Schachbundesliga are covered live via our Liveportal. Its possible to follow any game just by one click and all games are analyzed by one of the strongest engines in the world - Houdini.

Further information:

- Time control: Fischer long, 100 minutes/40 moves + 50 minutes/20 moves + 15 minutes for the rest of the game + 30 seconds per move
- Default time: max. 30 minutes
- Delay of the games as precaution against electronic cheating

All teams and players of the Schachbundesliga


Standings after 4 rounds


Rank Team Points

1. OSG Baden-Baden 8
2. Hamburger SK 7
3. SC Eppingen 7
4. SV Mülheim Nord 7
5. Werder Bremen 6
6. SV 1930 Hockenheim 5
7. SG Solingen 5
8. SK Turm Emsdetten 4
9. SV Wattenscheid 1930 4
10. SV Griesheim 3
11. SF Berlin 1903 3
12. SG Trier 2
13. SF Katernberg 1
14. SK König Tegel 1
15. SC Viernheim 1
16. FC Bayern München 0

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Strong teams.