Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival

The Tradewise tenth Gibraltar Chess Festival starts on Mon 23 Jan 2012, alongside the Masters tournament getting underway on the Tuesday.

The photograph shows Women's World Chess Champion of Hou Yifan making the forthwith traditional catch to the Rock Apes on the twenty-four hours earlier the tournament proper starts.

This year's contest is the biggest too best inward the tournament's history to date. It features a staggering 11 players rated 2700 or higher, headed past times quondam winner Peter Svidler, Shak Mamedyarov, Michael Adams, Zoltan Almasi, Alexei Shirov too Le Quang Liem, addition the absolute cream of the world's overstep women players competing together inward an opened upward tournament for the commencement fourth dimension - Judit Polgar, Hou Yifan, Humpy Koneru, Nadezhda Kosintseva, Nana Dzagnidze, etc. For practiced mensurate it features 2 quondam Blue Planet entitle finalists, Nigel Short too Viktor Korchnoi.

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