ACCENTUS Grandmaster Tournament

Magnus Carlsen 27 yo Norway 2843 Elo
Shakhriyar Mamedyarov 33 yo Azerbaijan 2808 Elo
Maxime Vachier-Lagrave 27 yo France 2789 Elo
Peter Svidler 41 yo Russia 2753 Elo
David Navara 33 yo Czech Republic 2727 Elo
Nico Georgiadis 22 yo Switzerland 2528 Elo
Magnus Carlsen
Magnus Carlsen
by Lennart Ootes

Magnus Carlsen

Norway, 27 yo
Reigning World Champion

Elo: 2843
Date and place of birth: 30.11.1990 in Tønsberg
World ranking: 1
In Biel GMT: Winner in 2007 and 2011; 6th (2005), 2nd (2006 and 2012), 3rd (2008).

Shakhriyar Mamedyarov
Shakhriyar Mamedyarov
by Lennart Ootes

Shakhriyar Mamedyarov

Azerbaijan, 33 yo

Elo: 2808
Date and place of birth: 12.04.1985 in Sumgait
World ranking: 3
National ranking: 1
In Biel GMT: first participation 2018

Maxime Vachier-Lagrave
Maxime Vachier-Lagrave

Maxime Vachier-Lagrave

France, 27 yo

Elo: 2789
Date and place of birth: 21.10.1990 in Nogent-sur-Marne
World ranking: 6
National ranking: 1
In Biel GMT: Winner in 2009, 2013, 2014 und 2015; Winner of the Masters-Challenge 2016; 3rd after Tie-Break in 2010 and 3rd in 2011.

Peter Svidler
Peter Svidler
by Lennart Ootes

Peter Svidler

Russia, 41 yo

Elo: 2753
Date and place of birth: 17.06.1976 in Saint Petersburg (former Leningrad)
World ranking: 15
National ranking: 4
In Biel GMT: Winner in 2000; 2nd (2001); 2016 participant of the Masters-Challenge (against Maxime Vachier-Lagrave).

David Navara
David Navara

David Navara

Czech Republic, 33 yo

Elo: 2727
Date and place of birth: 27.03.1985 in Prague
World ranking: 26
National ranking: 1
In Biel GMT: 4th (2015), 8th (2017)

Nico Georgiadis
Nico Georgiadis

Nico Georgiadis

Switzerland, 22 yo

Elo: 2528
Date and place of birth: 22.01.1996 in Bülach
In Biel GMT: Shared 4th place 2017; participant of the Juniors-Challenge.

22
Jul

14:00 GMT Round 1

23
Jul

14:00 GMT Round 2

24
Jul

14:00 GMT Round 3

25
Jul

14:00 GMT Round 4

26
Jul

14:00 GMT Round 5

27
Jul

14:00 GMT Round 6

28
Jul

GMT Rest Day

29
Jul

14:00 GMT Round 7

30
Jul

14:00 GMT Round 8

31
Jul

14:00 GMT Round 9

01
Aug

12:00 GMT Round 10