23. 02. 2018
00 : 30
20 April 2017

GM Sergei Movsesian started Reykjavik Open with a victory

Reykjavik Open kicked off with it’s 32nd edition yesterday. The Reykjavik Open has been held since 1964 and is one of the leading Opens on the chess calendar.
This year  265 players from 40 countries participate in the tournament, and there are  33 Grandmasters among the participants. Reykjavik Open features three current 2700+ Grandmasters. The Dutchman Anish Giri  holds the #1 seed with his 2771 elo rating. Member of Armenian national chess team GM Sergei Movsesian is #6 seed and is one the favourites of the tournament. In the first round he defeated Allan Savage of USA.
Pairings and results
Live games
Official website