biel chess festival 2017

One of the oldest chess events in Europe, the festival celebrates its 50th edition in 2017. The ten-player Grandmaster tournament fields experienced players and young stars, the Rapid tournament includes former World Champion Anatoly Karpov and World Championship candidate Vlastimil Hort.

ChessBase has a long cooperation with the organizers in Biel and will provide live commentary with Daniel King and Joe Gallagher.

Biel poster