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Daniel King demonstrates highlights of play from round 9 in Biel.

Grandmaster Tournament "in memoriam Hans Suri"

We are pleased to announce the six participants of the Grandmaster Tournament in memoriam Hans Suri:

Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, FRA, 24 years, Elo 2766, FIDE #10
Anish Giri, NED, 20 years, Elo 2750, FIDE #14, Junior #1
Radoslaw Wojtaszek, POL, 27 years, Elo 2733, FIDE #22
Pentala Harikrishna
, IND, 28 years, Elo 2726, FIDE #27
Alexander Motylev, RUS, 35 years, Elo 2698, FIDE #48, European champion
Hou, CHN, 20 years, Elo 2629, FIDE Women #2, World champion

The tournament has an average of 2717 Elo points (category 19) and will be held according to the Double Round Robin System.

For the players biographies, go here (Opens internal link in current windowLink)

Grandmaster Daniel King introduces the players!


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