Due to personal reasons, Jan-Krzysztof Duda has withdrawn from Tata Steel Masters 2023. Duda will be replaced by 2719 rated Parham Maghsoodloo (22) from Iran. Maghsoodloo is the current number-29 on the world ranking list.
Maghsoodloo is the 2018 Junior World Champion and played earlier in the Tata Steel Challengers in 2019. He will now make his first performance in the Tata Steel Masters.