The 2015 U.S. Championship is taking place in Saint Louis from March 31 through April 14.
The Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis brings together one of the strongest fields ever to compete for the national title, 12 of America’s top Grandmasters who combine for a 2732 rating average.
The prize fund of the event is 175,000$.
2015 U.S. Championship Field: GM Gata Kamsky (U.S. Champion), GM Hikaru Nakamura (Rating), GM Wesley So (Rating)
GM Ray Robson (Rating), GM Alex Onischuk (Rating), GM Daniel Naroditsky (Rating), GM Sam Shankland (Rating), GM Varuzhan Akobian (Rating), GM Timur Gareev (Rating), GM Kayden Troff (US Junior Champion), GM Conrad Holt (US Open Champion), GM Sam Sevian (Wildcard)