From February 25th to March 3th, the IMSA Elite Mind Games will be held in China, Huai’an, which is the city with great long history and significant cultural influence.
This event is hosted by IMSA organization and the Sports Management Center of Chinese Sports General Administration, orgnized by Jiangsu Sports Bureau and Huai’an government. Jiang Su Sports Industry Group Co., Ltd., cooperate with Sports management center of Jiangsu Province Sports Bureau, Huai’an Sports Bureau.Jiangsu Sports Co., Ltd. are working hard for the promotion operation.
By then, there will be 143 players and 77 technical officers from 43 countries, participate in varieties of board games including Bridge, GO, Chess, Chinese Chess and Draughts. Scroll down for the full participants list in the chess competition.
Official website/ Standings and statistics
IMSA Elite Rapid/ IMSA Elite Women’s Rapid/ IMSA Elite Basque Chess/ IMSA Women’s Elite Basque Chess
List of participants (men):
Ding, Liren CHN GM 1992 2766
Harikrishna, P. IND GM 1986 2753
Li, Chao b CHN GM 1989 2751
Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar AZE GM 1985 2747
Navara, David CZE GM 1985 2734
Dominguez Perez, Leinier CUB GM 1983 2732
Tomashevsky, Evgeny RUS GM 1987 2728
Wojtaszek, Radoslaw POL GM 1987 2727
Wang, Yue CHN GM 1987 2718
Wang, Hao CHN GM 1989 2717
Ponomariov, Ruslan UKR GM 1983 2712
Ivanchuk, Vassily UKR GM 1969 2710
Sargissian, Gabriel ARM GM 1983 2702
Fressinet, Laurent FRA GM 1981 2700
Movsesian, Sergei ARM GM 1978 2653
Mamedov, Rauf AZE GM 1988 2650