The Botvinnik Memorial in Moscow is a 5 day event commemorating the centenary of former World Chess Champion Mikhail Botvinnik’s birth. Taking place 1st-5th September. At the heart on 2nd-3rd September is a two day rapid double rounder with the top 4 in the world, Magnus Carlsen, Viswanathan Anand, Levon Aronian and Vladimir Kramnik. A women’s event is alongside. There are additional simuls and lectures.

Source: The Week in Chess