2017-11-18

Czech Extraliga 2017


The Czech Extraliga is held in Novy Bor, Czech Republic from 18th of November 2017 till 8th of April 2018.
It is a strong team competition in which take part the 2013 European Club Cup winners. Twelve teams compete in matches on eight boards, over eight rounds on four weekends. The league culminates in a final weekend of three rounds where all teams play together in one location followed by the closing ceremony held after the last round. Each match-winning team receives three points, while in case of a draw each team earns one point. The two teams finishing last are relegated to a lower league.

Time control: the players have 90 minutes for 40 moves, then 30 minutes for the rest of the game, with an additional 30-second increment from move one.

Official site

Schedule: (UTC+)

Round 1      Nov 18, 2017     13:00 
Round 2      Nov 19, 2017     09:00 
Round 3      Dec 02, 2017      13:00 
Round 4      Dec 03, 2017      09:00 
Round 5      Jan 13, 2018       13:00 
Round 6      Jan 14, 2018       09:00 
Round 7      Feb 10, 2018      13:00 
Round 8      Feb 11, 2018       09:00 
Round 9      Apr 6, 2018        15:00 
Round 10    Apr 7, 2018        13:00 
Round 11    Apr 8, 2018        09:00   

Watch the games of the Czech Extraliga 2017  with computer analysis LIVE on ChessBomb.


Danish XtraCon League 2017

The Danish XtraCon League 2017 is played from Saturday, July 21 to Sunday, July 29, 2018 at Konventum in Helsingør.  This is a 10-team round-robin tournament played over several months at various cities.

Time control: the players receive 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the game, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one.

Official site

Schedule: (UTC)
Round 1    Nov 18, 2017    13:00 
Round 2    Nov 19, 2017    09:00 
Round 3    Dec 03, 2017    11:00 
Round 4    Dec 17, 2017    11:00 
Round 5    Jan 13, 2018     13:00 
Round 6    Jan 14, 2018     09:00 
Round 7    Feb 11, 2018    11:00 
Round 8    Mar 10, 2018   13:00 
Round 9    Mar 11, 2018   09:00


Watch the games of the Danish XtraCon League 2017 with computer analysis LIVE on ChessBomb.