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Overview of Rounds 1 and 2
15-01-2017 22:00

On Sunday world champion Magnus Carlsen made sure not to be overlooked as the big favorite in the 79th Tata Steel Chess Tournament in Wijk aan Zee.

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Getting to Wijk aan Zee: road work ahead
13-01-2017 11:25

At the start of the Tata Steel Chess Tournament, the highway from Amsterdam in the direction of Wijk aan Zee (the A22) will be updated and therefore under construction.

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Chess grandmasters play football at Telstar
09-01-2017 09:41

A special football match will take place at second division club Telstar’s stadium in Velsen-Zuid on Wednesday 18 January.

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Field of participants Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2017 complete
01-12-2016 11:30

Dmitri Andreikin will be the 14th player in the Tata Steel Masters and Eric Hansen the 14th player in the Tata Steel Challengers, the Tata Steel Chess Tournament organisation announced today.

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Chess grandmaster Wesley So takes on MPs
29-11-2016 09:49

American chess grandmaster Wesley So has challenged Dutch politicians to face him during the Torentjes Schaak Simultaan in the Dutch Parliament building on Tuesday 31 January.

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