Tata Steel 2019: Ronde 7 Photos

Tata Steel 2019: Ronde 7 Photos

We had a great first day at the Tata Steel Chess Festival! Next to ice-skating, technical crafts and many other activities we had a great judo clinic by the Dutch Champion Judo Duco Krijvenaar. Tomorrow another chance, come visit:

Chair of the Dutch Chess Federation (@schaakbond ), @Marleentweet Marleen van Amerongen on being the female chair and how to get more #WomenInChess

A message from our ChairWOMAN @MyraRooselaar on why we want to focus today on #WomenInChess at #TataSteelChess

“It’s January, it’s Wijk aan Zee”! The best female chess player ever, @GMJuditPolgar, is excited to come visit our tournament next week.

Tata Steel 2019: Ronde 7

Now at the (Dutch) live commentary in Cafe de Zon: @TricksOnlyNL Stefan Kuijpers

Willum Morsch Illustrator, visual artist, animationguy

There might be a lot of men playing in our venue today, but behind the scenes we have plenty of women making this tournament possible!

Going live soon!

Here’s the surprise we’ve prepared for you: it’s Ladies Day today at #TataSteelChess, with @Sopiko20 and me, aka Miss Tactics and Miss Strategy, taking over the commentary! 😄


Machteld van Foreest (sister of @jordenvforeest and Lucas van Foreest) is playing again in our Nine-Round Event #TataSteelChess #WomenInChess Photo: @fionchetta

(2/2) this year. We want to show you that behind the scenes, we have many more of these excellent women that work in chess. And we hope by focussing on chess for all kids that we can make the stage more diverse in the future. #WomenInChess

(1/2) Today we will be focussing on the amazing Women in Chess! And in particular the amazing women making our tournament the special one that it is. Of our 28 Masters and Challengers we have 2 female Challengers ….

Viswanathan Anand

Evgeny Bareev

Liren Ding

Maksim Chigaev

Jan-Krzysztof Duda

Elisabeth Paehtz

Sam Shankland vs Jorden van Foreest, Ian Nepomniachtchi kijkt aandachtig toe

Anton Korobov

Vladimir Kramnik

Na een blik op het Bord van Magnus Carlsen kan Anish Giri zijn lachen bijna niet houden.

Shakhriyar Mamedyarov

Met een slag op de gong wordt de ronde geopened

Stefan Kuipers, op weg naar het eerste volle punt?

Vincent Keymer