January 16th - Chess on Tour Eindhoven


On Thursday, January 16, the world’s chess talents of the Tata Steel Masters will play their 5th round in the Philips Stadium, the home ground of PSV. 

13:45 - Opening Chess On Tour Eindhoven
The official opening of the game day in the Philips Stadium starts with the gong at 14:00 in the presence of all participating international grandmasters. After that, the 5th round will start and you will be able to see the grandmasters in action.


14.00 - Live commentary in English by Tex de Wit and Robert Hess
Tex de Wit and Robert Hess discuss and give their analysis on the games of the grandmasters who play their 5th round in the Philips Stadium.


13:30-17:00 - National School Chess Championship
Which secondary schools will take the National Championship titles this year? Besides the National Championship titles, the young talents will also compete for the Brainport Championship! Are you coming to spot our top athletes of the future?