hoofdsponsorThe special Crowngroup with former winnaars of the Leiden Chess Tournament will be with sofar:

Predrag Nikolic (Bos)
Roeland Pruijssers (Ned)
Lalith Babu (Ind)
Deep Sengupta (Ind)
Das Arghyadip (Ind)
John van der Wiel (Ned)
Maksim Schekachikhin (Rus),

and also 3 other Int. players (2 GM and 1 IM) are ask to play in this 13th edition.

The special Crowngroup of the 13th edition of the Leiden Chess Tournament (‘Lucky 13’) is from July 12-21, 2019. (It can also be 8 players group)
The rounds will be played through Sunday July 21st. There will be also a restday for all players.
Location and host will be at a the new location (multi sport hall in Leiden-East).

GM David Howell will maybe the top player in the special crown group during the thirteenth edition. Names will be added on the site soon.
At the end of April / May, it will be known who these players are, 7 players are allready willing to play.