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GMT : Category 19 reached!

GMs Michael Adams and Richard Rapport complete the very strong field in this year's GMT

The organizing committee is glad to announce that the very experienced GM Michael Adams and World's second best junior GM Richard Rapport will take part in the GMT.

GM Michael AdamsGM Richard Rapport
(ENG, 1971, Elo 2740)(HUN, 1996, Elo 2671)

Title Participant Country Age FIDE
GM Michael Adams ENG 1971 2740
GM Radoslaw Wojtaszek POL 1987 2733
GM Maxime Vachier-Lagrave FRA 1990 2731
GM David Navara CZE 1985 2724
GM Pavel Eljanov UKR 1983 2723
GM Richard Rapport HUN 1996 2671

FIDE-Rating (July 2015)

Master Tournament

Provisional list of most titled players on July 2nd. About 100 participants are expected, among which 25 GM and 15 IM.

1.GMAlexander MoiseenkoUKR2710Elo
2.GMIvan IvanisevicSRB2662
3.GMTigran GharamianFRA2649
4.GMDaniel FriedmanGER2639
5.GMMateusz BartelPOL2631
6.GMAlexander FierBRA2628
7.GMBaskaran AdhibanIND2627
8.GMDragan SolakTUR2622
9.GMMilos PerunovicSRB2614
10.GMViktor ErdosHUN2610
11.GMKamil DragunPOL2586
12.GMMustafa YilmazTUR2582
13.GMDennis WagnerGER2569
14.GMAlexander DonchenkoGER2567
15.GMBaris EsenTUR2567
16.GMBenjamin BokNED2562
17.GMEmre CanTUR2547
18.GMSebastian BognerSUI2544
19.GMMikhail AntipovRUS2531
20.IMRasmus SvaneGER2531
21.GMMikhail UlybinRUS2520
22.IMFrancesco RambaldiITA2513
23.GMAnthony WirigFRA2511
24.IMAryan TariNOR2499
25.GMDan ZolerISR2498
26.GMDas DebashisIND2489
27.GMM.R. VenkateshIND2484
28.GMOleg RomanishinUKR2475
29.IMMads AndersenDEN2467
30.IMJonas LampertGER2448
31.IMGerlef MeinsGER2536
32.IMMarco CodenottiITA2421
33.IMKeaton KiewraUSA2421
34.IMNoel StuderSUI2416
35.GMAlexander RaetskyRUS2405
36.GMMiso CebaloCRO2397

FIDE-Rating (July 2015)

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GMT: Two new faces in the GMT

Welcome to Biel, David Navara and Pavel Eljanov !

Both super-GMs David Navara (born 1985, Rating 2724, World ranking 28) and Pavel Eljanov (born 1983, Elo 2723, World ranking 31) will take part in the GMT for the first time.

GM David NavaraGM Pavel Eljanov
(CZE, 1985, Elo 2724)(UKR, 1983, Elo 2723)

FIDE-Rating (July 2015)


GM Vachier-Lagrave and GM Wojtaszek back to Biel!

Last year's winner GM Maxime Vachier-Lagrave and his runner-up GM Radoslaw Wojtaszek will play in Biel again.

GM Maxime Vachier-LagraveGM Radoslaw Wojtaszek
(FRA, 1990, Elo 2731)(POL, 1987, Elo 2733)

FIDE-Rating (July 2015)


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