Gibraltar Masters begins today!
Quick 1-Minute Summary
One of the world’s most prestigious and creatively run Open tournaments begins today in Gibraltar. Amongst the 251 participants includes some pretty impressive statistics: 105 GM’s, 60 IM’s and 10 masters from 58 countries.
First prize is a cool 25,000 pounds. The tournament is run as a 10-round Swiss and ends on the 31st of the month.
As well as the Master’s, a number of side-tournaments and festive activities are also planned.
Round 1 Pairings