2019-07-23

Riga Grand Prix 2019

The next tournament of the Fide Grand Prix is taking place in Latvia from 12th to 24th of July. Its a 16 players knockout in 2 games.
Time control: 90 minutes/40 moves + 30 min to the end of the game, with a 30-second increment from move 1.
In case of a tie two games 25+10 rapid then two 10+10 followed by two 5+3 and an Armageddon if needed.

Official site
The official broadcast is available on worldchess.com.

Schedule in UTC:
Round 1 / Game 1    Jul 12, 2019    12:00 
Round 1 / Game 2    Jul 13, 2019    12:00 

Jul 14, 2019 Tiebreaks starting at 12:00

Round 1/4 final / Game 1    Jul 15, 2019    12:00 
Round 1/4 final / Game 2    Jul 16, 2019    12:00 

Jul 17, 2019 Tiebreaks starting at 12:00

Round 1/2 final / Game 1    Jul 18, 2019    12:00 
Round 1/2 final / Game 2    Jul 19, 2019    12:00

Jul 20, 2019 Tiebreaks starting at 12:00

Jul 21 - Rest day

Round Final / Game 1    Jul 22, 2019    12:00 
Round Final / Game 2    Jul 23, 2019    12:00 

Jul 24, 2019 Tiebreaks starting at 12:00

Watch the games of the Riga Grand Prix 2019 with computer analysis LIVE on ChessBomb.

2019-07-22

Biel International ChessTournaments 2019

Accentus Biel Masters and GM Tournaments 2019 are held in Biel Congress Center in Biel, Switzerland between July 20 - 31, 2019.

Official site

The masters tournament is a 9 rounds swiss, a part of Biel Chess Festival from 22th to 31th of July.
Rate of play: 90 minutes for the first 40 moves + 30 minutes for the rest of the game with an addition of 30 seconds per move starting from move one.
Schedule:
July 22-26, 2019: rd 1-5; 2 p.m.
July 27: Rest Day
July 28-30: rd 6-8;  2 p.m.
July 31: rd 9; 11 a.m.

Accentus GM tournament is held in Biel, Switzerland from 21th to 30th of July.
Tournament type 28 games as 3 sets of round robin: - Classical: 7 games - Rapid: 7 games (reversed colors) - Blitz: 14 games (2-way)
Rate of play Classical: 100 minutes for the first 40 moves + 50 minutes for the next 20 moves + 15 minutes for the rest of the game with an addition of 30 seconds per move starting from move one. Rapid: 15 minutes + 5 seconds increment per move. Blitz: 3 minutes + 2 seconds increment per move.
Tiebreaks for the 1st place : 2 chess960 Rapid games followed by a normal Armageddon if needed.
Schedule:
July 21: Rapid; 7 Rapid games starting at 11:00 UTC
July 22-25: Classical rd 1-4; 12:00 UTC
July 26: Rest Day
July 27: Blitz; 14 blitz games (double round robin); 12:00 UTC
July 28-30: Classical rd 5-7; ; 12:00 UTC


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