The Grand Chess Tour Sinquefield Cup 2019 is held from 17th to 28th of August 2019 in the Saint Louis Chess Club.
The 2018 Sinquefield Cup was ended in a three way tie between GM Magnus Carlsen, GM Fabiano Caruana and GM Levon Aronian. All three will be back again this year along with 9 other top chess contenders for the prize fund of $325,000.
System of play: everyone plays each other in 11 rounds of classical chess.
Tiebreaks: Rapid and Blitz playoffs for the first place only.
Time control: 130 minutes, with a 30-second delay from move one.
Schedule in UTC:
Round 1 Aug 17, 2019 18:00
Round 2 Aug 18, 2019 18:00
Round 3 Aug 19, 2019 18:00
Round 4 Aug 20, 2019 18:00
Round 5 Aug 21, 2019 18:00
Round 6 Aug 23, 2019 18:00
Round 7 Aug 24, 2019 18:00
Round 8 Aug 25, 2019 18:00
Round 9 Aug 26, 2019 18:00
Round 10 Aug 27, 2019 18:00
Round 11 Aug 28, 2019 18:00
Watch the games of the 2019 Sinquefield Cup with computer analysis LIVE on ChessBomb.
You can see games from previous issues of the tournament with computer analysis at ChessBomb:
Sinquefield Cup 2018; Sinquefield Cup 2017; Sinquefield Cup 2016; Sinquefield Cup 2015
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