79th Tata Steel Challengers / Round 12

79th Tata Steel Challengers / Round 12 Going into Rd 12 Jeffery Xiong was the leader by a half point. Today he was defeated by Norwegian GM Aryan Tari . Xiong is now tied with Ilia Smirin for third place with a score of 8/12. Victories today for Markus Ragger (8.5) and Gawain Jones (8.5) can enjoy half… Continue reading

The 77th edition of Tata Steel Chess Tournament

    The 77th edition of Tata Steel Chess Tournament  played at 3 locations in the Netherlands.. Wijk aan Zee Main Tournament 9 – 25  January Rotterdam  De Rotterda 15 January  Den Haag Nieuwspoort  21 January   Participants of Tata Steel Masters   Name Country Rating Position GM Carlsen, Magnus NOR… Continue reading