Topschakers Anish Giri and Magnus Carlsen are in the next year, the party is in the Tata Steel Chess Tournament in Wijk aan Zee, as stated by the organization on Tuesday announced. The two also played this year’s final.
The 28-year-old Norwegian Carlsen is world champion and has won the most prestigious tournament in January of this year, for the seventh time, is thanks to a draw against the 25-year-old Dutchman is a Giri.
Giri in 2018 and also is close to the profits of the Tata Steel Chess Tournament, where the last of the Dutch race, in 1985. At the time, Jan Timman, with the title, of course.
Tata Steel Chess has, in the forthcoming edition in a very strong field, because in addition to be on top of the world, Carlsen and world number five Giri, it is also the number two in the world, Fabiano Caruana, from the United States of america as well.
With Ian Nepomniachtchi of Russia (sixth in the global rankings) is a toptienspeler with it. The 82nd edition of the Tate Steel Chess will begin on the 10th of January and will run until the 26th of January.