2019-10-04

FIDE World Cup 2019

The FIDE World Cup 2019 is held from 10th of September to 4th of October in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia.
System of play: 128 players knockout tournament. The first two players will qualify for the 2020 Candidates.
Time control: 90 min for 40 moves, then 30 min for the rest of the game, plus 30 sec increment from move 1.
Tie breaks: 2 games 25+10, 2 games 10+10, 2 games 5+3, if there is still a tie armageddon 5 to 4 min will be played.

Official site

Schedule in UTC:
Round 1 / Game 1    Sep 10, 2019    10:00 
Round 1 / Game 2    Sep 11, 2019    10:00 
Round 1 Tiebreaks    Sep 12, 2019    10:00 
Round 2 / Game 1    Sep 13, 2019    10:00 
Round 2 / Game 2    Sep 14, 2019    10:00 
Round 2 /TiebreaksSep 15, 2019    10:00 
Round 3 / Game 1    Sep 16, 2019    10:00 
Round 3 / Game 2    Sep 17, 2019    10:00 
Round 3 /Tiebreaks    Sep 18, 2019    10:00 
Round 4 / Game 1    Sep 20, 2019    10:00 
Round 4 / Game 2    Sep 21, 2019    10:00 
Round 4 /Tiebreaks    Sep 22, 2019    10:00 
1/4 final / Game 1    Sep 23, 2019    10:00 
1/4 final / Game 2    Sep 24, 2019    10:00 
1/4 final / Tiebreaks    Sep 25, 2019    10:00 
1/2 final / Game 1    Sep 26, 2019    10:00 
1/2 final / Game 2    Sep 27, 2019    10:00 
1/2 final / Tiebreaks    Sep 28, 2019    10:00 
Final / Game 1    Sep 30, 2019    10:00 
Final / Game 2    Oct 1, 2019    10:00 
Final / Game 3    Oct 2, 2019    10:00 
Final / Game 4    Oct 3, 2019    10:00
Final / Tiebreaks    Oct 4, 2019    10:00 


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2019-09-12

Avicenna Cup 2019

The 16th edition of the International Open Chess Tournament 'Avicenna CUP' is held in the Iranian city of Hamedan between 13th to 20th September 2019.

Official site

Schedule in UTC:

Round 1    Sep 12, 2019    13:15 
Round 2    Sep 13, 2019    05:15 
Round 3    Sep 14, 2019    05:15 
Round 4    Sep 14, 2019    13:15 
Round 5    Sep 15, 2019    13:15 
Round 6    Sep 16, 2019    13:15 
Round 7    Sep 17, 2019    13:15 
Round 8    Sep 18, 2019    05:15 
Round 9    Sep 19, 2019    05:15 

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