54th Reggio Emilia Tournament
54th Torneo di Capodanno is set to take place from 27th December 2011 to 6th January 2012 in Reggio Emilia, Italy. The tournament is changing the format to the very popular six-player double round robin.
Anish Giri mentioned some of the participants in an interview during the European Team Chess Championship. Thanks to Martha Fierro we now have the complete list:
Vugar Gashimov, winner of the 53rd Reggio Emilia tournament Vassily Ivanchuk Hikaru Nakamura Fabiano Caruana Anish Giri Nikita Vitiugov
The tournament is organized by
Circolo Ippogrifo di Reggio Emilia, in collaboration with Accademia Internazionale di Scacchi and Scacchi Randagi.
A women round robin tournament will take place parallel to the main event. List of the players will be announced soon.
Chess Daily News from Susan Polgar