The 77th edition of Tata Steel Chess Tournament will be played at 3 locations in the Netherlands. Tata Steel Chess Tournament has two main tournaments. They are played according to the 'round robin' system, whereby each competitor plays in turn against every other during the tournament.
The Tata Steel Masters has 14 participants and the Tata Steel Challengers has 14 participants. Both groups start on January 10th 2015 and the last round is on January 25th. The competition will take place in its customary area of Wijk aan Zee, yet will likewise visit Rotterdam and The Hague.