January 7, 2016 will be the 100th birth anniversary of the legendary chess player Paul Keres who was elected the Estonian Sportsman of the 20th century.

To mark the event, FIDE has named year 2016 “the year of Paul Keres”.

The Estonian Sports Association Kalev in cooperation with the Estonian Chess Federation organizes the 25th “Remembering Paul Keres” rapid tournament /ACP Open in honor of 100 years Keres Jubilee.

The tournament will be held in Tallinn, 7-10 January

This will be a major International event, currently, over 30 Grandmasters have registered for the competition.

The prize fund of the tournament will be 15 000 euros.

The list of participants which will be regularly updated can be found here

More information about the tournament at the Official Website