The 78th Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2016 is taking place from 16-31 January in Wijk Aan Zee, Amsterdam and Utrecht.
The event is a 13th category tournament with an average Elo rating 2569.
Participants: GM Nisipeanu, Liviu-Dieter GER 2679, GM Baskaran, Adhiban IND 2653, GM Safarli, Eltaj AZE 2653,GM Dreev, Alexey RUS 2644, GM l’Ami, Erwin NED 2627, GM Bok, Benjamin NED 2607, GM Sevian, Samuel USA 2578, GM Antipov, Mikhail RUS 2567, GM Abasov, Nijat AZE 2556, WGM Ju, Wenjun CHN 2548, IM van Foreest, Jorden NED 2541, IM Batsiashvili, Nino GEO 2485, IM Admiraal, Miguoel NED 2441 and WGM Haast, Anne NED 2391.
Info: Official website
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