Online Chess Tournament Dedicated to Moscow City Day2020-08-20
“Dom Moskvy” Cultural-Business Center of Moscow in Yerevan in cooperation with Chess Academy of Armenia is organizing Online Chess Tournament dedicated to Moscow City Day.
Participants must have at least second chess category.
Rules and regulations:
The tournament will be held in 9-round Swiss system in accordance with FIDE Laws of Chess. All other regulations apply as per FIDE Handbook.
Time control is 3 minutes for the whole game with 1 seconds increment starting from move one.
In case of equal points, the prizes will be determined on the website of the Swiss tournament on www.lichess.org.
Prizes: Total prize fund – $1000
1st place - $250
2nd place - $150
3rd place - $100
4th place - $70
5th place - $40
6th place - $10
7th place - $10
8th place - $10
9th place - $10
10th place- $10
best performance among girls - $50
best performance among seniors - $50
best performance among children up to 18 years of age - $50
best performance among children up to 16 years of age - $40
best performance among children up to 14 years of age - $30
best performance among children up to 12 years of age – $20
best performance among children up to 10 years of age – $10
Lucky Awards: 11, 22, 33, 44, 55, 66, 77, 88, 99 places that will be announced at the end of the tournament by Lichess. Each of these players will be paid $10.
Here are the mandatory conditions for participation:
• The organizer has the right to remove from the tournament the participant who is suspected of unfair play,
• Prizes will be awarded three days after the tournament, only after checking the played games to avoid awarding prizes to computer-aided participants.
The registration deadline is 6 PM September 2, 2020.