2017-09-03

FIDE World Cup 2017

The FIDE World Cup 2017 is held in Tbilisi, Georgia from 3rd till 27th of September, 2017

Official site

In the 2017 FIDE World Chess Cup 28 players will take part in a series of knockout matches. Rounds are two games each, plus a tiebreak if necessary. Only the final is a match of four games (plus a possible tiebreak).

Time Limits

Standardplay: 90 minutes in 40 moves + ; 30 minutes all moves + ; 30 seconds for each move
starting from move 1

Play-Offs: two rapid games (25 min + 10 sec increment), then if necessary, two additional 10 + 10  games, two blitz games (5 + 3) and finally, if the tie persists,  a single Armageddon game (5 minutes for White, 4 minutes for Black with draw odds.)

Schedule: * UTC/GMT +4 hours
1/64 final - Game 1   Sep 03, 2017 - 15:00
1/64 final - Game 2   Sep 04, 2017 - 15:00
1/64 final - Play-Offs Sep 05, 2017 - 15:00
1/32 final - Game 1   Sep 06, 2017 - 15:00
1/32 final - Game 2   Sep 07, 2017 - 15:00
1/32 final - Play-Offs Sep 08, 2017 - 15:00
1/16 final - Game 1   Sep 09, 2017 - 15:00
1/16 final - Game 2   Sep 10, 2017 - 15:00
1/16 final - Play-Offs Sep 11, 2017 - 15:00
1/8  final - Game 1    Sep 12, 2017 - 15:00
1/8  final - Game 2    Sep 13, 2017 - 15:00
1/8  final - Play-Offs  Sep 14, 2017 - 15:00
1/4  final - Game 1    Sep 15, 2017 - 15:00
1/4  final - Game 2    Sep 16, 2017 - 15:00
1/4  final - Play-Offs  Sep 17, 2017 - 15:00
                        REST DAY
1/2  final - Game 1    Sep 19, 2017 - 15:00
1/2  final - Game 2    Sep 20, 2017 - 15:00
1/2  final - Play-Offs  Sep 21, 2017 - 15:00
                        REST DAY
Final   -    Game 1    Sep 23, 2017 - 15:00
Final   -    Game 2    Sep 24, 2017 - 15:00
Final   -    Game 3    Sep 25, 2017 - 15:00
Final   -    Game 4    Sep 26, 2017 - 15:00
Final   -    Play-Off    Sep 27, 2017 - 15:00

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