20 - 29 April 2019
  • Fabiano Caruana
    Fabiano Caruana

    Name: Fabiano Caruana
    Age: 26
    Country: USA
    World ranking: No. 2

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  • Levon Aronian
    Levon Aronian

    Name: Levon Aronian
    Age: 36
    Counry: Armenia
    World ranking: No. 12

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  • Viswanathan Anand
    Viswanathan Anand

    Name: Viswanathan Anand
    Age: 49
    Country: India
    World ranking: No. 7

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  • Peter Svidler
    Peter Svidler

    Name: Peter Svidler
    Age: 42
    Country: Russia
    World ranking: No. 19

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  • Arkadij Naiditsch
    Arkadij Naiditsch

    Name: Arkadij Naiditsch
    Age: 33
    Country: Azerbaijan
    World ranking: No. 42

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  • Magnus Carlsen
    Magnus Carlsen

    Name: Magnus Carlsen
    Age: 28
    Country: Norway
    World ranking: No. 1

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  • Maxime Vachier-Lagrave
    Maxime Vachier-Lagrave

    Name: Maxime Vachier-Lagrave
    Age: 28
    Country: France
    World ranking: No. 7

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  • Vincent Keymer
    Vincent Keymer

    Name: Vincent Keymer
    Age: 14
    Country: Germany
    World ranking: No. 6 (U16)

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  • Georg Meier
    Georg Meier

    Name: Georg Meier
    Age: 31
    Country: Germany
    World ranking: No. 152

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  • Francisco Vallejo Pons
    Francisco Vallejo Pons

    Name: Francisco Vallejo Pons
    Age: 36
    Country: Spain
    World ranking 43

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GRENKE Chess Classic 2019 with World Champion Magnus Carlsen

The GRENKE Chess Classic 2019 will take place from 20th to 29th of April!

The lineup of the tournament is as follows:

Magnus Carlsen, World Champion, No. 1 world ranking, Elo: 2845, Norway

Fabiano Caruana, No. 2 world ranking, Elo: 2828, USA
Viswanathan Anand, No. 6 world ranking, Elo: 2779, India
Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, No. 7 world ranking, Elo: 2775, France
Levon Aronian, No. 12 world ranking, Elo: 2761, Armenia
Peter Svidler, No. 20 world ranking, Elo: 2737, Russia
Arkadij Naiditsch, No. 35 world ranking, Elo: 2710, Azerbaijan
Francisco Vallejo Pons, No. 45 world ranking, Elo: 2698, Spain
Georg Meier, No. 167 world ranking, Elo: 2621, Germany
Vincent Keymer, No. 6 world ranking U16, Elo: 2509 Germany