2017 Grand Chess Tour Schedule
To all chess press and members of the chess community,
The Grand Chess Tour is pleased to announce that the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis, Chess Promotions Ltd, Colliers International France, Vivendi S.A. and Your Next Move™ have agreed to extend their partnership with the Grand Chess Tour.
The GCT is also negotiating with other parties who have expressed an interest in joining the Tour in 2017. If the Tour is to be expanded, further details will be made available at the end of the 2016 London Chess Classic.
The following four tournaments are now confirmed for 2017:
|Paris GCT||Paris, France||19 - 26 June|
|Your Next Move||Leuven, Belgium||26 June - 3 July|
|Sinquefield Cup||Saint Louis, USA||31 July - 17 August|
|London Chess Classic||London, UK||29 Nov - 12 December|
All tournaments in 2017 will cater for live audiences as well as offering streaming broadcasts complete with grandmaster commentary. All official tournament broadcasts will be carried live on the official tour website at grandchesstour.org.