The participants in the 2016 Leuven Grand Chess Tour are Magnus Carlsen, Viswanathan Anand, Anish Giri, Fabiano Caruana, Vladimir Kramnik, Hikaru Nakamura, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave, Levon Aronian, Wesley So, and Veselin Topalov.
Just like in Paris, we will 9 rounds of rapid chess (25 minutes + 10 seconds a move) are played on the first 2 days, with wins worth 2 points. 18 rounds of blitz (5 + 2) follow on the final 2 days, with wins worth 1 point. Every round will be with computer analysis on Chessdom.com by the TCEC Season 9 participants Komodo, Stockfish, and Houdini.
Databases released by Grandmasters: Play against the Slav – by GM Kuljasevic / New: GM Kiril Georgiev full repertoire on the Berlin / King’s Indian and Catalan – by GM Delchev/ Repertoire against 1.d4 – by GM Chatalbashev/ Play against the Gruenfeld – by GM Arnaudov