Magnus Carlsen Chess Tour runner-up Hikaru Nakamura and the
world’s most exciting junior Alireza Firouzja are the final players to be
confirmed for the Skilling Open, the first event on the $1.5 million Champions
Chess Tour. The action kicks off at 18:00 CET on Sunday, with the 16 players battling
over the first three days for a place in the 8-player knockout on the final six
days. The top 8 will also automatically be invited back for the next $200,000 event
to be held in December.