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Eljanov leads Tata Steel Masters with second win

79th Tata Steel Masters 2017 2

Radoslaw Wojtaszek was beaten by Magnus Carlsen in Round 2. Photo ©

Radoslaw Wojtaszek was beaten by Magnus Carlsen in Round 2. Photo © | http://www.tatasteelchess.com/

Pavel Eljanov still leads the Tata Steel masters alone after beating Loek Van Wely in the second round. Magnus Carlsen scored his first win beating Radoslaw Wojtaszek and Pentala Harikrishna beat Baskaran Adhiban after the latter blundered into mate in time trouble.

Round 2 Standings: Eljanov 2pts Carlsen, Harikrishna 1.5pts So, Aronian, Giri, Andreikin, Wei Yi, Karjakin, Nepomniachtchi 1pt Wojtaszek, Rapport, Van Wely, Adhiban, 0.5pts

Markus Ragger leads the Challengers Group with 2/2 ahead of Ilia Smirin, Gawain Jones and Benjamin Bok on 1.5pts.

Round 3 pairings Monday 16th January 12:30 GMT: Adhiban-Aronian, Eljanov-Harikrishna, Karjakin-Van Wely, So-Rapport, Wojtaszek-Giri, Andreikin-Carlsen, Wei Yi-Nepomniachtchi.

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79th Tata Steel 2017 (Wijk aan Zee NED)
Fri 13th Jan 2017 - Sun 29th Jan 2017 - Official Site - Live

79th Tata Steel GpA (14 players 13 Rds SRR Indiv TC:100:50:15+30spm(1)) - Games in PGN: Games GpA | GpA Live

79th Tata Steel GpB (14 players 13 Rds SRR Indiv TC:100:50:15+30spm(1)) - Games in PGN: Games GpB | GpB Live

PRO Chess League 2017

PRO Chess League 2017 Games and Results

The PRO Chess League is a rapid chess tournament taking place on the chess.com website, it runs 11th January to 26th March 2017. 48 city based teams from throughout the world start in four groups with matches being held every Wednesday. There are four players per team and they play each member of the opposition once (although substitutes are allowed) for a total of four games. The top six teams in each group qualify for the next stage. The final four play in a decider on the weekend of 25th-26th March. Time control 15 minutes plus 2 seconds a move. Leading players: Magnus Carlsen, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, Fabiano Caruana, Hikaru Nakamura, Wesley So, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov etc. Live video commentary on the chess.com website. Read more ....

PRO Chess League 2017 (chess.com INT)
Wed 11th Jan 2017 - Sun 26th Mar 2017 - Official Site - Results - Live

PRO League Atlantic 2017 (7 Rds League Club TC:15m+2spm) - Games in PGN: Games Atlantic

PRO League Central 2017 (7 Rds League Club TC:15m+2spm) - Games in PGN: Games Central

PRO League Eastern 2017 (7 Rds League Club TC:15m+2spm) - Games in PGN: Games Eastern

PRO League Pacific 2017 (7 Rds League Club TC:15m+2spm) - Games in PGN: Games Pacific

46th Rilton Cup 2016-17

46th Rilton Cup 2016-17 Games and Results

The 46th Rilton Cup took place 27th December 2016 to 5th January 2017. Leading players: Kamsky, Sasikiran, Kravtsiv. Bluebaum, Goganov, Ivan Sokolov, Volkov, Postny, Sevian etc. Krishnan Sasikiran won with 7.5/9 half a point clear of Sergey Volkov. Read more ....

46th Rilton Cup 2016-17 (Stockholm SWE)
Tue 27th Dec 2016 - Thu 5th Jan 2017 - Official Site - Results - Live

46th Rilton Cup 2016-17 (9 Rds Swiss Indiv TC:90m:30m+30spm(1)) - Games in PGN: Games

Hastings Masters 2016-17

Hastings Masters 2016-17 Games and Results

Deep Sengupta was the second Indian player in two days to suffer a shock loss on top board. In Round 2 he was beaten by Bobby Cheng. Photo © David Clayton.

Deep Sengupta was the second Indian player in two days to suffer a shock loss on top board. In Round 2 he was beaten by Bobby Cheng. Photo © David Clayton. | http://www.hastingschess.com/

The Hastings Masters took place 29th December to 5th January 2017. SP Sethuraman, Alexandr Fier, Benjamin Gledura, Deep Sengupta, Murali Karthikeyan, Allan Stig Rasmussen, Danny Gormally, Mark Hebden etc Deep Sengupta took clear first on 7/9 half a point clear of five players tied on 6.5. Read more ....

92nd Hastings Congress 2016-17 (Hastings ENG)
Wed 28th Dec 2016 - Thu 5th Jan 2017 - Official Site - Results - Live

Hastings Masters 2016-17 (9 Rds Swiss Indiv TC:100:50:15+30spm(1)) - Games in PGN: Games

Tournaments for Monday 16th January 2017 combined with links to official website, live coverage and PGN file
EventSiteFEDUK TimeRd
WebLivePGN
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15th Delhi Open 2017New DelhiIND04:3010
Andranik Margaryan MemYerevanARM07:009
79th Tata Steel GpAWijk aan ZeeNED12:303
79th Tata Steel GpBWijk aan ZeeNED12:303
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16th Prague Open 2017PragueCZE15:005
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Portuguese Honra 2016-17LisbonPOR19:303
Portuguese Master 2016-17LisbonPOR19:303

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