2017-06-03

Expect the Second Festival of the ChessBomb Tour 2017

OPEN CHESS GRAND PRIX IN BLITZ OUTDOORS 
ChessBomb Tour 2017

Bulgaria


Organizers: the chess portal ChessBomb.com and the Chess Club ChessBomb - Plovdiv
With the support of the municipalities of Sofia, Plovdiv, Varna and Burgas

             

The chain will include four festivals. Each festival will include three qualification tournaments:
  • Tournaments of Group A - for international players with ELO> 2100
  • Tournaments of Group B - for players with an international ELO <2200
  • Tournaments of Group C - for children up to 16 years (born after 01.01.2001)  

The Festivals will be held according to the following schedule:
  • Festival I on 06.05.2017, in the town of Sofia - tournaments A1, B1, C1
  • Festival II on 03.06.2017, in the town of Plovdiv - tournaments A2, B2, C2
  • Festival III on 01.07.2017, in the town of Varna - tournaments A4, B4, C4
  • Festival IV on 05.8.2017, in the town of Bourgas - tournaments A3, B3, C3
  • Final tournament: 16 and 17.09.2017 in the town of Plovdiv.

In the Final tournament will take part those 20 chess players who ranked:
  • among the first 3 in one of the the tournament A1-A4 - 12 finalists;
  • first in one of the tournaments B1-B4 and C1-C4 - 8 finalists.

The 10 participants, invited by the organizers, will also take part in the Final tournament. They will be ten of the best chess players in the world chess elite. They will play with the participants in the Final tournament.

All 30 participants in the Final tournament will be awarded.

REGULATION OF THE QUALIFICATION TOURNAMENT IN SOFIA
  • The tournaments of Group A will be for players with international ELO> 2100
  • The tournaments of Group B will be for players with an international ELO <2200
  • The tournaments of Group C will be for children up to 16 years (born after 01.01.2001)
  • The chess players with international ELO between 2100-2200 can choose in which tournament to take part.
The Festival I will be held in Sofia, in the garden in front of the National Theatre Ivan Vazov.
The Festival II will be held in Plovdiv, in the Tsar Simeon garden.

The right to participate in tournament A, B and C have all the players who declare their participation on the tournament on 03.06.2017 until 1.00 pm., and pay the tournament fee. Preliminary applications are accepted on email: aleksandar.delchev@gmail.com

PROGRAMME OF TOURNAMENTS:

10:00 am to 1:00 pm. - Registration of participants
1.00 pm - Announcing the participants for the three tournaments
1.30 pm - Technical Conference
2.00 pm - Opening of the Festival
2.15 pm - I Round
2.30 pm - II Round
3.00 pm - III Round
3:20 pm - IV Round
3.40 pm - V Round
4.00 pm - VI Round
from 4:20 pm. to 5:00 pm - Pause
5.00 pm - VII round
5.20 pm - VIII Round
5.40 pm - IX Round
6.00 pm - Closing Tournament C and awarding the winners
6.30 pm - X Round
7.00 pm - XI Round
7.20 pm - XII Round
7:40 pm - XIII Round
8.30 pm - Closing Tournaments A and B and awarding the winners

CONTROL AND SYSTEM OF A PLAY
  • The tournament A will be held in 13 rounds following the Swiss system, according to the FIDE tournament rules and FIDE Regulation from 1.07.2014. (Appendix В. Bliz - В4). The playing couples will be determined using the Swiss Manager software.
  • The tournament B will be held in 11 rounds following the Swiss system, according to the FIDE tournament rules and FIDE Regulation from 1.07.2014 (Appendix В. Bliz - В4). The playing couples will be determined using the Swiss Manager software.
  • The tournament C will be held in 9 rounds following the Swiss system, according to the FIDE tournament rules and FIDE Regulation from 1.07.2014(Appendix В. Bliz - В4) . The playing couples will be determined using the Swiss Manager software.
The time control of all tournaments will be 5 minutes per player until the end of the game with the increment of three (3) seconds per move starting from the first.

TIE-BREAK
The ranking of players whose finishing points are equal is determined by:
(A) The result of the games between players in the same group;
(B) Reduced Buchholz-1;
(C) Buchholz;
(D) Number of games won.

2017-06-02

The Sofia Festival from the ChessBomb Tour 2017


ChessBomb Tour begun on 6th of May 2017. The first festival from the Chessbomb Tour 2017 was held in Sofia. The organization of a chain of chess tournaments, outside, in the central gardens of Sofia, Plovdiv, Varna and Burgas, is an unique initiative for Bulgaria. The main sponsor of the event was the ChessBomb portal. The goal of the ChessBomb community is the popularization of the chess game by broadcasting online chess events with real-time computer engine analysis, by organizing tournaments, by encouraging the in-school and after-school chess programs. The ChessBomb team (the chess portal Chessbomb.com and the chess club ChessBomb - Plovdiv) is striving to update and modernize the chess tournament standards. After returning the indoor chess tournaments to Bulgaria's chess calendar with Magura 2016, ChessBomb's enthusiastic team now brought the Bulgarian chess out into a summer chess tour.

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It was a festive day - the day of saint George, a fest of the Bulgarian Army. After the official parade of the Bulgarian army a spectacular chess and cultural show was held in the garden in front of the National Theatre Ivan Vazov. Some moments of the event were shown on video screens and the play was accompanied by the sounds of a classical music.


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The tournament was opened by the youngest Bulgarian deputy Teodora Halacheva.

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Joyful emotions brought the presence of the chess champion GM Antoaneta Stefanova. She became the "face" of the ChessBomb chain and patiently posed for pictures with all her fans, bringing unforgettable joy to many children and chess lovers.

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The actor Yordan Danchev and Radoslav Atanassov, chess assistant from the National Sports Academy, constantly commented on the games and entertained the participants. Because of the forecast the organizers had provided tents to hide participants and audiences from the expected rainfall, but the weather was favorable and the rain stopped watching the chess parties.

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In the three tournaments of the Chess Festival: A - professionals (chess rating over 2100), B - amateurs (chess rating under 2200) and B - children (up to 16 years) took part almost 150 players from all ages. Many guests parents, coaches and chess fans watched the show and had fun. The Chess Race was held in 9 rounds on a Swiss system with 5 minute play control for competitor, with 3 seconds added.
Thanks to the sponsors - "Waffle Heli", "Lakima Balkan" and "Bachkovo" the participants were supported with mineral water and treats.

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 In the breaks between the games was organised a funny lottery in wich the cosmetic company "Refan" presented gift sets. The Dance Ensemble Horce delighted the smallest participants with promotional souvenirs and dance vouchers. The Sofia taxi company "Taxi star" donated to all participants free trips.

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The love of chess and the goodwill was dominant during the whole event. The chess players and judges received support from the participants in the parallel chess tournament on standard chess - The Chess Festival of the Generations - Sredets Cup.
The grandmasters' tournaments in group A were the most interesting and attractive to the public. 22 chess players took part in it. MM Radoslav Dimitrov won the tournament. GM Kiril Georgiev ranked second and third became GM Delchev. A special prize for a seinior won GM Peter Velikov, and a prize for a for 20 years participant won Vladimir Sergeyev Petrov.

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The most numerous group was B - the amateur tournament in which 72 chess players took part.

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The winner was MM Martin Petrov and the second place won Rossen Ilchov. The third place took Goran Krastev and the fourth was for Tsetsko Todorov. Emil Ivanov recieved the special prize "Senior". Prize received the "daoyen" in the garden - the 82-years-old Lazar Tsvetkov.
The first prize among women was won by Gabriela Antova and the second winner was Victoria Bukkeeva. First prize for chess players with a rating less than 1800 won Nikolay Cholakov. The second prize in this category was for Kaloyan Todorov.
In the most emotional group - Tournament B for children up to 16 years participated in 49 players.

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Convincingly, with 8 points, Matthew Petkov took the big prize - a laptop. The second place and a smartphone won the 14-year-old Stoyan Orlinov Stoyanov with 7 points. The third place took the Plovdiv star and a multiple champion of Bulgaria - Victoria Radeva.

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The chess player with best performance in the group to14 years was Elif Mehmed , Lachezar Kolev became first in the group to 12 years. In the group up to 10 years Svetlin Ivanov won with 5.5 points. All ypung chess players were awarded. they choose their prizes from an improvised gift bazaar. The pleasant surprises left everyone happy.

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On the closing ceremony the municipal councilors Boris Tsvetkov and Kaloyan Pargov congratulated and awarded the winners. MM Tournaments Radoslav Dimitrov, MM Martin Petrov and Matthew Petkov received a chessBomb cup made by Artline Ltd. - Plovdiv.

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The prize fund was impressive for a competition of such type - 6000 leva. The tournament was realized thanks to the Municipality of Sofia and the main sponsor - the international ChessBomb.com chess portal.

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You can see more detailed results on http://www.chess-results.com/ and a event record on https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ia_nVK_NM9Y= In the final tournament, which will be held in Plovdiv during September, Radoslav Dimitrov, Kiril Georgiev, Alexander Delchev, Martin Petrov and Matthew Petkov will continue. They will be able to fight with ten of the best players in the world chess elite. The next tournament of the chain will be held on 03.06.2017 in Plovdiv, in Tsar Simeonovata gradina. After that battles are moving to the sea: Varna - 1st of July and Burgas - 5th of August 2017.

2017-05-27

26th Chicago Open 2017

The 26th Chicago Open 2017 is held in Chicago, USA from 25th till 29th of  May 2017.

Official site

Some of the most successful Chicago Open champions are Alex Shabalov 7 times winner; Gregory Kaidanov - 5 times winner; Jaan Ehlvest and Dmitry Gurevich - 4 times winners; Vadim Milov and Gabriel Sargissian - 3 times winners; Alexander Goldin, Alex Ivanov, Giorgi Kacheishvili and Igor Novikov - 2 times winners; and Varuzhan Akobian, Julio Becerra, Alex Beliavsky, Vladimir Belous, Joel Benjamin, Walter Browne, John Fedorowicz, Ben Finegold, Alexander Fishbein, Joshua Friedel, Timur Gareyev, Boris Gulko, Julian Hodgson, Ildar Ibragimov, Priyadharshan Kannappan, Petr Kiriakov, Artashes Minasian, Nikola Mitkov, Kamil Miton, Hikaru Nakamura, Tigran Petrosian, Ray Robson, Yury Shulman, Loek Van Wely, Josh Waitzkin, Jeffery Xiong, Alex Yermolinsky, Leonid Yudasin and Rashid Ziatdinov

System of play: 9 Round Swiss

Rate of play: 90 minutes in 40 moves +; 30 minutes all moves +; 10 seconds delay; starting from move 1

CDT (Central Daylight Time)
UTC/GMT -5 hours

2017, May 25  - 19:00 - Round 1
2017, May 26  - 12:00 - Round 2
2017, May 26  - 19:00 - Round 3
2017, May 27  - 11:00 - Round 4
2017, May 27  - 18:00 - Round 5
2017, May 28  - 11:00 - Round 6
2017, May 28  - 18:00 - Round 7
2017, May 29  - 10:00 - Round 8
2017, May 29  - 16:00 - Round 9

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52nd Capablanca Memorial 2017

The 52nd Capablanca Memorial 2017  is held in Varadero, Cuba from 27th of May till 6th of June 2017.

Official site



Since 1962 the tournament is named on the famous Cuban José Raúl Capablanca (19 November 1888 – 8 March 1942), a world chess champion from 1921 to 1927.

The tournament is organised from the Cuban Federation and the National Chess Commission, under the auspices of the National Institute of Sports Physical Education and Recreation of Cuba.

This is the 52nd edition of the event since 1962. The first champion in its history was: Miguel Najdorf, in 1962 and the top winner was: Vassily Ivanchuk with 6 titles (2005, 2006, 2007, 2010, 2011, and 2012). Among Cubans Leinier has been the winner in three editions (2004, 2008 and 2009)



System of play: 10 Rounds - 6 Player Double Round Robin

Rate of play:  90 minutes in 40 moves +, 30 minutes all moves +, 30 seconds increment, starting from move 1

Schedule : UTC/GMT -4 hours

2017, May 27  - 15:00 - Round 01
2017, May 28  - 15:00 - Round 02
2017, May 29  - 15:00 - Round 03
2017, May 30  - 15:00 - Round 04
2017, May 31  - 15:00 - Round 05
               REST DAY
2017, Jun 02  - 15:00 - Round 06
2017, Jun 03  - 15:00 - Round 07
2017, Jun 04  - 15:00 - Round 08
2017, Jun 05  - 15:00 - Round 09
2017, Jun 06  - 15:00 - Round 10

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Serbian "Cup of Svetozar Gligoric" - Final (Teams) 2017



Serbian Cup - Final (Teams) 2017 is held in Novi Banovci, Serbia from 25th till 28th of May 2017.

Official site

The competition at the finals of the Serbian Cup for men is named after the Serbian and Yugoslav chessgrandmaster Svetozar Gligoric.  In the 1950s and 1960s Gligorić was among the world's most popular chessplayers.He won the championship of Yugoslavia twelve times.
This year's competition is the largest since the tournament beginning - 18 teams are participating. The main favorite is a team, "Jugovic", and serious chances has a team of  "Valjevo Chess Club 2005".
The prize fund is 200,000 dinars, of which the winning team belongs to 100,000 dinars.

System of play: 5 Round Swiss

Rate of play: 90 minutes in 40 moves + ; 30 minutes all moves + ; 30 seconds for each move, starting from move 1

Schedule : * CET (UTC/GMT +2)
25.05 2017 - Round  01  - 16:00
26.05 2017 - Round  02  - 16:00
27.05 2017 - Round  03  - 09:30
28.05 2017 - Round  04  - 16:00
28.05 2017 - Round  05  - 11:00

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6th Chinese Women's Masters 2017

6th Chinese Women's Masters 2017 is held in Wuxi, China from 27 of May till 4th of June 2017.

Official site

System of play: 9 Rounds - 10 Player Round Robin

Rate of play: 90 minutes all moves +, 30 seconds increment

Schedule : UTC/GMT +8 hours
2017, May 27  - 14:00 - Round 01
2017, May 28  - 14:00 - Round 02
2017, May 29  - 14:00 - Round 03
2017, May 30  - 14:00 - Round 04
2017, May 31  - 14:00 - Round 05
2017, Jun 01  -  14:00 - Round 06
2017, Jun 02  -  14:00 - Round 07
2017, Jun 03  -  14:00 - Round 08
2017, Jun 04  -  08:30 - Round 09

#NamePtsSB
1Ding, Yixin00
Huang, Qian00
Lei, Tingjie00
Shen, Yang00
Tan, Zhongyi00
Wang, Jue00
Yuan, Ye00
Zhao, Shengxin00
Zhou, Zirun00
Zhu, Jiner00
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2017-05-26

Ayr Chess Congress 2017

The Ayr Chess Congress 2017 is held in Ayr, Scotland from 26th till 30th of  May 2017=

Official site

System of play: 5 Round Swiss

Rate of play:
90 minutes  all moves +
30 seconds increment

Schedule : * UTC/GMT +1 hours
26.05, 2017 - Round  01  - 18:30
27.05, 2017 - Round  02  - 10:00
27.05, 2017 - Round  03  - 15:00
28.05, 2017 - Round  04  - 10:00
28.05, 2017 - Round  05  - 15:00

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2017-05-22

Chinese Chess League 2017

The Chinese Chess League 2017 is held in China from 18th of April till 5th of December, 2017.

Official site

System of play: 22 Round - 12-Team Double Round-Robin

Rate of play: 90 minutes all moves + 30 seconds increment

Schedule : * UTC/GMT +8 hours
  (CST - China Standard Time)

  Round 1 Apr 18, 2017 13:00
  Round 2 Apr 19, 2017 13:00
  Round 3 Apr 20, 2017 13:00
  Round 4 Apr 21, 2017 13:00
  Round 5 May 23, 2017 13:00
  Round 6 May 24, 2017 13:00
  Round 7 May 25, 2017 13:00
  Round 8 Jul  26, 2017 13:00
  Round 9 Jul  27, 2017 13:00
  Round 10 Jul  28, 2017 13:00
  Round 11 Jul  29, 2017 13:00
  Round 12 Aug 18, 2017 13:00
  Round 13 Aug 19, 2017 13:00
  Round 14 Aug 20, 2017 13:00
  Round 15 Aug 21, 2017 13:00
  Round 16 Nov 2,  2017 13:00
  Round 17 Nov 3,  2017 13:00
  Round 18 Nov 4,  2017 13:00
  Round 19 Dec 2,  2017 13:00
  Round 20 Dec 3,  2017 13:00
  Round 21 Dec 4,  2017 13:00
  Round 22 Dec 5,  2017 13:00

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1chon84412.5
2shang64412.5
3zhe532.511
chen530.510.5
5jia43710
heb43310.5
bei431.59.5
she4309.5
tia4309.5
10han2318.5
11shand1328.5
qin1237.5

2017-05-21

Orlova Open 2017

The Orlova Open 2017 is held in Orlova, Czech Republic from 20th till 28th of May 2017.

Official site

System of play: 9 Round Swiss

Rate of play: 90 minutes in 40 moves + 30 minutes all moves + 30 seconds for each move, starting from move 1

Schedule : * CET (UTC/GMT +2)
20.05 2017 - Round  01  - 16:00
21.05 2017 - Round  02  - 16:00
22.05 2017 - Round  03  - 16:00
23.05 2017 - Round  04  - 16:00
24.05 2017 - Round  05  - 16:00
25.05 2017 - Round  06  - 16:00
26.05 2017 - Round  07  - 16:00
27.05 2017 - Round  08  - 16:00
28.05 2017 - Round  09  - 10:00

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2017-05-20

36th Zalakaros Open 2017


The 36th Zalakaros Open 2017 is held in Zalakaros, Hungary from  18th till 26th of May, 2017

Official site

9 Rounds Swiss

Rate of play:
90 minutes in 40 moves +
30 minutes all moves +
30 seconds for each move
starting from move 1

Schedule : * CET (UTC/GMT +2)
18.05 2017 - Round  1  - 15:00
19.05 2017 - Round  2  - 15:00
20.05 2017 - Round  3  - 15:00
21.05 2017 - Round  4  - 15:00
22.05 2017 - Round  5  - 15:00
23.05 2017 - Round  6  - 15:00
24.05 2017 - Round  7  - 15:00
25.05 2017 - Round  8  - 15:00
26.05 2017 - Round  9  - 10:00

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Attica Cup Final Four (Teams) 2017

Attica Cup Final Four (Teams) 2017 is held in  Athens, Greece from 20th till 21st of May 2017.

Official site

System of play: Rounds Swiss

Rate of play: 90 minutes all moves + 30 seconds increment

Schedule : * UTC/GMT +3  hours

2017, May 20  - 18:00 - Round 01
2017, May 21  - 17:00 - Round 02

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3rd SCS - Sivakasi 2017


The 3rd SCS - Sivakasi 2017 is held in Sivakasi, India from 18th till 22nd of May 2017.

Official site

System of play: 9 Round Swiss

Rate of play:
90 minutes all moves + 30 seconds invrement

Schedule : UTC/GMT +5,5 hours
18.05 2017 - Round  1  - 11:30
18.05 2017 - Round  2  - 16:00
19.05 2017 - Round  3  - 09:30
19.05 2017 - Round  4  - 15:00
20.05 2017 - Round  5  - 09:30
20.05 2017 - Round  6  - 15:00
21.05 2017 - Round  7  - 09:30
21.05 2017 - Round  8  - 15:00
22.05 2017 - Round  9  - 09:30

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2017-05-18

Top 12 - French Team Championship 2017



The Top 12 - French Team Championship 2017 is held in Chartres, France from 18th till 28th of May 2017

Official site

System of play: 11 Rounds - 12 Team Round Robin

Rate of play:  90 minutes in 40 moves + 30 minutes all moves +  30 seconds for each move  starting from move 1

Schedule : * CET (UTC/GMT +2)
18.05 2017 - Round  01  - 15:30
19.05 2017 - Round  02  - 14:30
20.05 2017 - Round  03  - 14:30
21.05 2017 - Round  04  - 14:30
22.05 2017 - Round  05  - 14:30
23.05 2017 - Round  06  - 14:30
24.05 2017 - Round  07  - 14:30
25.05 2017 - Round  08  - 14:30
26.05 2017 - Round  09  - 14:30
27.05 2017 - Round  10  - 14:30
28.05 2017 - Round  11  - 14:00

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Spring Chess Classic 2017



The Spring Chess Classic 2017 is held in St. Louis, USA from 16th till 24th of May 2017.
It is the second of the four tournaments organized from the Saint Louis Chess Club and Scholastic Center each year attracting international chess professionals. The Spring Chess Classic is comprised of two 10-player Round Robin tournaments and one 6-player Double Round Robin. The competitors will battle for more than $50,000 money prize .

Official site

Group A
System of play: 9 Rounds - 10 Player Round Robin

Rate of play: 90 minutes in 40 moves + 30 minutes all moves + 30 seconds increment from move 1

Shedule: CDT (Central Daylight Time)
UTC/GMT -5 hours
2017, May 16  - 13:00 - Round 1
2017, May 17  - 13:00 - Round 2
2017, May 18  - 13:00 - Round 3
2017, May 19  - 13:00 - Round 4
2017, May 20  - 13:00 - Round 5
2017, May 21  - 13:00 - Round 6
2017, May 22  - 13:00 - Round 7
2017, May 23  - 13:00 - Round 8
2017, May 24  - 13:00 - Round 9

#NamePtsSB
1Ipatov, Alexander10
Kacheishvili, Giorgi10
3Baryshpolets, Andrey0.50.25
Bruzon Batista, Lazaro0.50.25
Quesada Perez, Yuniesky0.50.25
Swiercz, Dariusz0.50.25
Xiong, Jeffery0.50.25
Zherebukh, Yaroslav0.50.25
9Akobian, Varuzhan00
Mareco, Sandro00

Group B 2017

System of play: 9 Rounds - 10 Player Round Robin

Rate of play: 90 minutes in 40 moves +
30 minutes all moves + 30 seconds increment from move 1

Shedule: CDT (Central Daylight Time)
UTC/GMT -5 hours
2017, May 16  - 13:00 - Round 1
2017, May 17  - 13:00 - Round 2
2017, May 18  - 13:00 - Round 3
2017, May 19  - 13:00 - Round 4
2017, May 20  - 13:00 - Round 5
2017, May 21  - 13:00 - Round 6
2017, May 22  - 13:00 - Round 7
2017, May 23  - 13:00 - Round 8
2017, May 24  - 13:00 - Round 9

#NamePtsSB
1Chirila, Ioan-Cristian10
Lenderman, Aleksandr10
Liang, Awonder10
4Ali Marandi, Cemil Can0.50.25
Belous, Vladimir0.50.25
Chandra, Akshat0.50.25
Fier, Alexandr0.50.25
8Abdumalik, Zhansaya00
Gelashvili, Tamaz00
Paikidze, Nazi00

2017-05-17

Mukachevo Summer - IM 2017


The Internatiosl Chess Fest Mukachevo Summer - IM 2017 is held in Mukachevo, Ukraine from 16th till 24th of May 2017.

Official site

System of play: 9 Rounds - 10 Player Round Robin

Rate of play:  90 minutes all moves +
30 seconds increment

Shedule: UTC/GMT +3 hours

2017, May 16  - 16:00 - Round 1
2017, May 17  - 11:00 - Round 2
2017, May 17  - 16:00 - Round 3
2017, May 18  - 11:00 - Round 4
2017, May 18  - 16:00 - Round 5
2017, May 19  - 11:00 - Round 6
2017, May 19  - 16:00 - Round 7
2017, May 20  - 10:00 - Round 8
2017, May 20  - 15:00 - Round 9

#NamePtsSB
1Bykovskiy, Oleg10
2Boricsev, Oleg0.50.25
Bunda, Viktor0.50.25
Burnett, Andrew0.50.25
Dovzik, Juri0.50.25
Fediv, Alexandr0.50.25
Ganze, Laszlo0.50.25
Sztercsco, Sztyepan0.50.25
Tiba, Vladyslav0.50.25
10Oros, Robert00
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2017-05-13

Moscow FIDE Grand Prix 2017 - Super GM Tournament

The Moscow FIDE Grand Prix 2017 is held in Moscow, Russia from  12th till 21st of May 2017

Official site

This is the 2-nd of four events in the 2017 Grand Prix series, from which the top two players will qualify for the 2018 Candidates Tournament.

18 players compete in a 9-round Swiss Open

Rate of play: 100 minutes in 40 moves + 50 minutes in 20 moves + 15 minutes all moves + 30 seconds increment from move 1

Schedule : * UTC/GMT +3  hours

2017, May 12  - 14:00 - Round 01
2017, May 13  - 14:00 - Round 02
2017, May 14  - 14:00 - Round 03
2017, May 15  - 14:00 - Round 04
2017, May 16  - 14:00 - Round 05
2017, May 17  - 14:00 - Round 06
               REST DAY
2017, May 19  - 14:00 - Round 07
2017, May 20  - 14:00 - Round 08
2017, May 21  - 14:00 - Round 09

#NamePtsSB
1Hou, Yifan10
2Adams, Michael0.50.25
Ding, Liren0.50.25
Gelfand, Boris0.50.25
Giri, Anish0.50.25
Grischuk, Alexander0.50.25
Hammer, Jon Ludvig0.50.25
Harikrishna, P.0.50.25
Inarkiev, Ernesto0.50.25
Mamedyarov, Shakhriyar0.50.25
Nakamura, Hikaru0.50.25
Radjabov, Teimour0.50.25
Salem, A.R. Saleh0.50.25
Svidler, Peter0.50.25
Tomashevsky, Evgeny0.50.25
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime0.50.25
Vallejo Pons, Francisco0.50.25
18Nepomniachtchi, Ian00
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