2019-12-05

Russian Cup Final 2019

The 2019 edition of the Russian Cup Final and the Russian Cup Women's Final are held in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia from 5th to 12th December. The participants are the qualifiers in the Russian Cup series over the year.
System of play: 16-player knockout,
Time control: 90 min for all moves and a 30 sec increment from move 1. If tied two 15 minute + 10 second rapid games are played, and finally Armageddon,

Official site

Schedule in UTC:

Round 1/8 final / Game 1    Dec 5, 2019    10:00 
Round 1/8 final / Game 2    Dec 6, 2019    07:00 
Tiebreaks                            Dec 6, 2019    13:00
Round 1/4 final / Game 1    Dec 7, 2019    10:00 
Round 1/4 final / Game 2    Dec 8, 2019    07:00 
Tiebreaks                             Dec 8, 2019    13:00 
Round 1/2 final / Game 1    Dec 9, 2019    10:00 
Round 1/2 final / Game 2    Dec 10, 2019    07:00 
Tiebreaks                            Dec 10, 2019    13:00 
Round Final / Game 1         Dec 11, 2019    10:00 
Round Final / Game 2         Dec 12, 2019    07:00 
Tiebreaks                             Dec 12, 2019    13:00 

Watch the games of the  Russian Cup Final and the Russian Cup Women's Final with computer analysis LIVE on ChessBomb.

2019-12-03

FIDE Women's Grand Prix - Monaco 2019


The FIDE Women's Grand Prix, which runs from December 2-15 at the Yacht Club de Monaco, under the patronage of H.S.H. Prince Albert II is the second leg of the 4-tournament Series of the World Championship Qualifying cycle of the Women World Championship 2019-2021. It's a round robin with a time control of 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the game, plus a 30-second increment starting from the first move.

The competition features a 12-participant closed tournament with most of the strongest female players in the world: Humpy Koneru;  Alexandra Goryachkina; Kateryna Lagno; Elisabeth Paehtz; Valentina Gunina; Harika Dronavalli; Alexandra Kosteniuk; Pia Cramling; Anna Muzychuk; Mariya Muzychuk; Nana Dzaganidze; Xue Zhao

Official site

Schedule in UTC:
Round 1    Dec 3, 2019    14:00 
Round 2    Dec 4, 2019    14:00 
Round 3    Dec 5, 2019    14:00 
Round 4    Dec 6, 2019    14:00 
Round 5    Dec 7, 2019    14:00 
Round 6    Dec 8, 2019    14:00
Rest day 
Round 7    Dec 10, 2019    14:00 
Round 8    Dec 11, 2019    14:00 
Round 9    Dec 12, 2019    14:00 
Round 10    Dec 13, 2019    14:00 
Round 11    Dec 14, 2019    10:00

Watch the games of the FIDE Women's Grand Prix - Monaco 2019 with computer analysis LIVE on ChessBomb.