Grandmaster Aloyzas Kveinys (left) is the favourite in the German
tournament Zirndorf Cup which starts tonight in Zirndorf Zirndorf lies
in Bayern in the South of Germany. The strong IM Marco Baldauf
from SF 1903 Berlin is one of the strongest outsiders. Also IMs
Christopher Noe from SC Eppingen and IM Alexander Seyb from
SF 1903 Berlin can fight for the tournament victory. 77 players
have registered to play the Zirndorf cup. The tournament has 7
rounds. The first starts in the Jahnhalle Zirndorf tonight at 19.00.
The winner can take 1000 euros (about 10 000 norske kroner) with him.