The highest league of the Spanish Team Chess Championship – Division de Honor – will take place 04-10 September 2014 in Linares, Spain.
In the mythical chess city behind the boards we will see Vassily Ivanchuk, Anish Giri, Pentala Harikrishna, Etienne Bacrot, Laurent Fressinet, Yuriy Kryvoruchko, Zoltan Almasi, Gabriel Sargissian, Romain Edouard, Maxim Rodshtein, Konstantin Landa, Loek Van Wely, Christian Bauer, Ferenc Berkes, Alexander Delchev, Eduardo Iturrizaga, Ivan Sokolov, Alexandr Rakhmanov, Ivan Salgado Lopez, B. Adhiban, Miguel Illescas, Eric Hansen, Oleg Korneev, and a total of 68 titled players.
Top seeded teams are Merida Patrimonio (2677 ELO with Ivanchuk as top board), Sestao Naturgas (2660 ELO with Anish Giri as top board), and Gros Xake Taldea (2642 ELO with Etienne Bacrot as top board).
Live games daily with analysis on Chessdom.com with triple engine commentary by Stockfish, Houdini, and Komodo – the top engines of TCEC that starts this September 7 (stay tuned for news!) You can also show the live games in your website by clicking the embed button located near the board.
Rounds start daily at 17:00 CET