The 6th Grand Prix will take place in Paris, between 21st September (arrival) and 5th October (departure). The last of the Grand Prix is organized by FIDE in cooperation with the French Chess Federation.
The participants list has been known for months, but there have been last minute replacements, as Svidler, Karjakin and Radjabov will not participate in the event. Their places are taken by Fressinet, Bacrot and Tomashevsky. Find the full list below.
With Veselin Topalov mathematically qualified for the Candidates Matches 2014 (note: Candidates bid from Khanty Mansiysk), the major question in the FIDE Grand Prix Paris is whether Fabiano Caruana or Alexander Grischuk can overtake Shakhriyar Mamedyarov.