The complete field of the Vugar Gashimov Memorial has been announced. The players of the B group are Wang Hao, Pavel Eljanov, Etienne Bacrot, Radoslaw Wojtaszek, Alexander Motylev, Eltaj Safarli, Nijat Abbasov, Gadir Huseynov, Rauf Mammadov and Vasif Durabeyli. The A group had been announced earlier, and will see Magnus Carlsen, Fabiano Caruana, Hikaru Nakamura, Sergey Karjakin, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov and Teimour Radjabov.

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