The Prague Chess Festival - Masters and Challengers 2019 are a 10-player round-robin tournaments organized by Nový Bor Chess Club, taking place from 6th to 15th March 2019 in hotel Don Giovanni in Prague, Czech Republic.
The playing chess stars in Masters' tournament are DAVID NAVARA (2 739); RICHARD RAPPORT (2 738); SAMUEL SHANKLAND (2 731); JAN-KRZYSZTOF DUDA (2 731); HARIKRISHNA PENTALA (2 730); NIKITA VITIUGOV (2 726); RADOSLAW WOJTASZEK (2 722) VIDIT SANTOSH GUJRATHI (2 711); VIKTOR LÁZNIČKA (2 670) and BORIS GELFAND (2 655)
The winner of the Challengers' tournament promotes to Masters 2020.
Time control: thelayers receive 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the game, with a 30-second increment starting from move one.
All rounds start at 14:00 UTC
Vitiugov won the Prague Chess Festival Masters 2019!
Watch the games of the Prague Chess Festival Masters 2019 and Challengers 2019 with computer analysis on ChessBomb.
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