Reykjavik Open

Giri, Anish vs. Van Foreest, Jorden

The 32nd Reykjavik Open is a 10-round Swiss tournament taking place in the Harpa Concert Hall in the Icelandic capital from 19-27 April 2017. The event gathers together around 250 players, including 2700 players Giri, Andreikin and Jobava. The top prize is €5,000. The time control is 90 minutes for 40 moves then 30 minutes to the end of the game, with a 30-second increment from move 1. Draws offers are not allowed until move 30. There are no rest days but players can take one or two half-point byes in the first seven rounds. Official website: www.reykjavikopen.com