Poikovsky 2015: Preliminary Line-Up Announced

Время публикации: 14.08.2015 16:07 | Последнее обновление: 14.08.2015 16:08

The 16th edition of the traditional round-robin tournament will take place in Poikovsky from September 27th to October 8th. Among the ten GMs who have agreed to take part, four will be representing Russia - Alexander Morozevich, Dmitry Jakovenko, Evgeny Tomashevsky, Igor Lysyj. The others are Alexei Shirov, Alexander Onischuk, Viorel Bologan, Viktor Laznicka, Emil Sutovsky, and Ilya Smirin.

The line-up isn't final yet: prior to the tournament in Russia, some of these GMs will come to Baku for the World Cup, which will end on October 5th. If any of them goes too far in the FIDE knockout, the Poikovsky organizers will have to look for replacement.


  


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