The 2021 Tata Steel Masters will undoubtedly be among the top must-see tournaments in the upcoming chess season. Fortunately, bettors and fans alike can get in on the actions with our 2021 Tata Steel Masters betting preview.
The 2021 Tata Steel Masters will run from 15 to 31 January 2021 in Wijk aan Zee, Netherlands. At this time, our 2021 Tata Steel Master betting predictions foresee a victory for the tournament’s most decorated player, Magnus Carlsen.
Presently, these are how the frontrunner’s chances of winning stand against the other top hopefuls on 888sport:
The Tata Steel Masters betting odds point towards a Magnus Carlsen victory
Without a doubt, all eyes will be on the Norweigian chess player as the current most successful player in the tournament. According to the online sportsbook news in Netherlands, Carlsen has an impressive seven Tata Steel Masters title to his name.
Now, he’ll be looking to return to winning ways after missing out on the 2020 victory. Presently, he stands the best chance of achieving this on 888sport and claiming what will be his eighth victory.
Consequently, Magnus Carlsen can walk away with this season’s bragging rights with 2021 Tata Steel Masters betting odds at 1.90.
Defending champion Fabiano Caruana looks to once again upset Magnus Carlsen
Last season, Caruana put an end to Magnus Carlsen’s title-winning run by claiming the 2020 Tata Stell Masters win. Now he’ll be looking to record a successful title defence campaign when he returns to the Netherlands.
However, the American will need to be mindful of Tata Steel Masters heavyweight Magnus Carlsen who threatens his title defending hopes. Nevertheless, he’s still a promising title contender with 888sport 2021 Tata Steel Masters betting odds at 6.00.
More top contenders eyeing the 2021 Tata Steel Masters victory
Presently, Ian Nepomniachtchi will be among the top contestants to keep an eye on at the Tata Steel Masters. However, this time around, Nepomniachtchi will be looking to claim what will be his first Tata Steel Masters victory.
At this time, he has the third-highest 888sports 2021 Tata Steel Masters betting odds of achieving this at 8.00. Lastly, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave completes the list of top contenders on the online sportsbooks in Netherlands for the 2021 victory.
Furthermore, the French chess player will be looking to claim his Tata Steel Masters win with odds at 10.00.
Be sure to read our latest review about 888sport, the bookmaker offering top 2021 Tata Steel Masters betting odds.