X Mikhail Tal Memorial 2016

25 September - 06 October 2016 The legendary super tournament is back! Who will win the jubilee Tal Memorial?
Tournament format
Time control
Сlassical time control
Vladimir Kramnik, Levon Aronian, Viswanathan Anand, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, Anish Giri, Li Chao, Peter Svidler, Boris Gelfand, Ian Nepomniachtchi and Evgeny Tomashevsky
GM Evgenij Miroshnichenko, GM Daniil Dubov, Dirk Jan ten Geuzendam
Kramnik Anand Aronian Mamedyarov Li Chao Giri Gelfand Nepomniachtchi Tomashevsky VIDEO ARCHIVE OFFICIAL WEBSITE

The 10th Tal Memorial will take place on September 25 – October 6, 2016, in the Museum of Russian Impressionism in Moscow. This tournament will become a part of Chess in Museums project, carried out by Russian Chess Federation together with the Timchenko Foundation since 2012. The general sponsor of the event in Russian Highways state company.

Prize fund: 200 000 USD.

The opening ceremony and lots-drawing blitz tournament will take place on September 25 at 6 pm. Playing days are September 26 through October 6, with two rest days on September 28 and October 3.

Final standings:

1. Ian Nepomniachtchi - 6, 2. Anish Giri - 5,5, 3-4. Levon Aronian, Viswanathan Anand - 5, 5-8. Peter Svidler, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, Li Chao, Vladimir Kramnik - 4,5, 9. Evgeny Tomashevsky - 3,5, 10. Boris Gelfand - 2.