The German national player Rasmus Svane is in great shape this year and will play as the current German number 3 in the Deutschland Grand Prix of the 49th Dortmund International Chess Days. This makes him the third German player in this event of the Sparkassen Chess Trophy.
In the meantime, 6 participants have been determined for the Deutschland Grand Prix within the framework of the 49th International Dortmund Chess Days:
GM David Navara (CZE, Elo 2682)
GM Pavel Eljanov (UKR, Elo 2681)
GM Matthias Blübaum (GER, Elo 2663)
GM Rasmus Svane (GER, Elo 2651)
GM Luke McShane (ENG, Elo 2648)
GM Dmitrij Kollars (GER, Elo 2635)
Everyone can still take the chance to register for one of the open tournaments!