We arrived in Bazna (in the middle of Romania) on Saturday after a pleasant travel via Munich.
The organiser has been very helpfu even finding a sportsbar on the way from the airport to Bazna so that I could watch Argentina - Nigeria:-)
We start to play tomorrow (Monday) and needless to say it´ll be great to get into action again.
The other players are Boris Gelfand, Wang Yue, Teimour Radjabov, Ruslan
Ponomariov and the best Rumanian player Liviu-Dieter Nisipeanu.
The 10 round tournament is a part of the Grand Slam circuit and take
place from the 14th to the 25th of June.
My opponent for tomorrow is Ponomariov.
The games starts at 3:30 pm local time and the playing venue is in Medias 20 minutes drive from here.
Magnus Carlsen, Bazna, Sunday June 13th