Tue, 17 May 2022

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THE HAGUE, Jan. 16 (Xinhua) -- The first round of the Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2022 kicked off in Wijk aan Zee, the Netherlands on Saturday.

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Due to the COVID-19 control and prevention measures in the Netherlands, the amateur chess players were not present and there was no audience.

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The Tata Steel Chess Tournament is one of the most prestigious events on the international chess calendar.

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Chinese chess player Zhu Jiner is competing in the current tournament, which will last until Jan. 30.

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