80th Tata Steel Chess

The 80th Tata Steel Chess Festival  12-28 Jan. 2018  held in  Wijk aan Zee , Hilversum and Groningen..

Today was the start of the amateur events  ..

Masters and Challengers  Sections : 14-player round robins. The time control is 100 minutes for the first 40 moves, then 50 minutes for the next 20 moves and then 15 minutes for the rest of the game with an increment of 30 seconds per move, starting from move one.

PAIRINGS..

Challengers Round 1 
Xiong-Bok
Korobov-Bluebaum
Girya-Gordievsky
Jorden Van Foreest-Lucas Van Foreest
Tari-Vidit
Krasenkow-Erwin L’Ami
Bassem Amin-Harika

 

Masters Round 1 
Giri-Hou Yifan
Kramnik-Wei Yi
Svidler-Adhiban
Carlsen-Caruana
Jones-Karjakin
Anand-Matlakov
Wesley So-Mamedyarov

 

Last Year’s Winner Wesley So

 

Official Site.. Images/Schedule/Results

 http://www.tatasteelchess.com/

 

 

About Bart7

Chess enthusiast and wanna be blogger ..Supporter of God,Family,USA and Gaming. Long live the Q.G.and Freedom.[GTh:77]
Bookmark the permalink.

One Comment

  1. Steven Edward DuCharme

    Go Wei Yi 🙂

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *