2021-02-09

Dvoretsky Memorial 2021

The Mark Dvoretsky Memorial is a 9 round of round-robin event taking place in Moscow on 10th and 11 February 2021 in the Central Chess Club in Moscow, Russia. 
Ten grandmasters take part in the event: Nikita Vitiugov, Boris Grachev, Valentina Gunina, Alexey Dreev, Andrey Esipenko, Vadim Zvjaginsev, Ernesto Inarkiev, Mikhail Kobalia, Alexander Motylev, and Boris Savchenko.

Time control: 5 minutes plus 10 seconds increment per move, starting from the first move. 

History: Mark Dvoretsky (1947-2016) is a honoured Russian chess coach who trained many chess players as well as national teams. He is an author of several books about chess theory and practice.


Schedule: 
Five rounds will be played on the first day and four on the second.
the games begin at14:30 Moscow time, 10:30 UTC
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2021-02-06

Champions Chess Tour Opera Euro Rapid - Prelims 2021

The Opera Euro Rapid is the the 3rd stage of the Champions Chess Tour held from 6th to 14th February 2021. 
Top 3 seeds in the event are Carlsen, Magnusq Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime and Ding, Liren.

System of play: 16 participants play a single round robin and 8 of them continue to a knockout event.
Time control: 5 minutes plus 10 seconds increment per move, starting from the first move. 


Schedule in UTC:
Round 1 Feb 6, 2021 16:00
Round 2 Feb 6, 2021 17:00
Round 3 Feb 6, 2021 18:00
Round 4 Feb 6, 2021 19:00
Round 5 Feb 6, 2021 20:00
Round 6 Feb 7, 2021 16:00
Round 7 Feb 7, 2021 17:00
Round 8 Feb 7, 2021 18:00
Round 9 Feb 7, 2021 19:00
Round 10 Feb 7, 2021 20:00
Round 11 Feb 8, 2021 16:00
Round 12 Feb 8, 2021 17:00
Round 13 Feb 8, 2021 18:00
Round 14 Feb 8, 2021 19:00
Round 15 Feb 8, 2021 20:00
 
Watch the games of the Champions Chess Tour Opera Euro Rapid - Prelims 2021 with computer analysis LIVE on ChessBomb.