REST DAY: HTH NORGE COOK OFF!

REST DAY: HTH NORGE COOK OFF!

Altibox Norway Chess Photos by Lennart Ootes / Altibox Norway Chess. More photos on http://norwaychess.no

The rest day was spent with Chess Chefs! HTH Norge challenged them to a cook off in the kitchen of the Clarion Hotel Air. They were placed in teams of two and needed to prepare a fish dish following given recipes. Here were the teams:

1- MVL – Levon Aronian

2- Shahriyar Mamedyarov – Hikaru Nakamura

3- Ding Liren – Vishy Anand

4- Sergey Karjakin – Fabiano Caruana

5- Wesley So – Magnus Carlsen

In the end, and to the surprise of most players, The winners were Ding Liren and Vishy Anand! After some observation and tasting of their presented dish, the jury gave them the most points. Here are the final standings:

 

 

 

1- team 3

2- team 5

3- team 4

4- team 2

5- team 1

2018 Altibox Norway Chess Cooking competition

Magnus Carlsen in 2018 Altibox Norway Chess cooking competition
Magnus Carlsen With Wesley So in 2018 Altibox Norway Chess Cooking Competition

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Anna Rudolf
Cooking competition! Master chef

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Cooking competition! Norway chess

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Here are the final standings of the #hthkjøkken cook off: 1- team 3 2- team 5 3- team 4 4- team 2 5- team 1 Congratulations to @vishy64theking and Ding Liren! We’ll pick the #norwaychess tickets and gifts winner within 24hrs!

Tarjei J. Svensen ‏  The winner is: Anand and Ding, who had the best flavour. Credit to the 5x WC, who did most of the job, while Ding cut vegetables line a hero. Carlsen/So second, while MVL and Aronian finished last #NorwayChess