Baku, December 2, AZERTAC
Evgeny Tomashevsky from Russia will be the 14th grandmaster in the Tata Steel Masters, thus completing the top group of the Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2016, according to tatasteelchess.com.
Twelve of the world’s Top 30 players will participate in the Tata Steel Masters.
With an average rating of 2750 the main tournament of the Tata Steel Chess Tournament once again has a strong field of participants, even outdoing the 2015 edition. Twelve of the world’s top 30 players will participate, among which five Top 10 players.
List of participants Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2016, Tata Steel Masters: Magnus Carlsen, Fabiano Caruana, Anish Giri, Ding Liren,Wesley So, Sergey Karjakin, Pavel Eljanov, Shahriyar Mammadyarov, Evgeny Tomashevsky, Michael Adams,Great Britain, David Navara, Wei Yi, Hou Yifan, and Loek van Wely.