Chess Open Graz 2018 starts on 17th of February and lasts until the 23rd. It takes place in Hotel Novapark.
The tournament is divided in 3 sections. A-tournament: open; B-tournament: <2000 Elo, C-tournament: <1700 Elo.
In the A tournament more then 120 players are expected.
The top seeded players are GM Bartosz Socko, GM Andrei Istratescu, GM Pawel Czarnota, GM Matej Sebenik etc…
Live game with analysis will be provided daily with the best chess software competing in the Top Chess Engine Championship – Komodo, Houdini, and Stockfish