Big battles and upsets in early rounds at World Junior Chess Championship

World Junior Chess Championship is an 11-round Open Swiss Chess Tournament

Round 2 results

The 2018 World Junior Chess Championship is an 11-round Swiss open taking place in Gebze, Kocaeli, Turkey from September 5-15, 2018.

The winner becomes the World Junior Chess Champion, receives 3,000 euros, and the GM title.

2nd and 3rd place chess players receive the IM title.

The time control is 90 minutes for 40 chess moves then 30 minutes to the end of the chess game, with a 30-second increment from move 1. No draw offers are allowed until move 30 so we can expect fighting chess.

Chess playing schedule

Round 01 Sep 05, 2018 12:00

Round 02 Sep 06, 2018 12:00

Round 03 Sep 07, 2018 07:00

Round 04 Sep 07, 2018 14:00

Round 05 Sep 08, 2018 11:00

Rest Day

Round 06 Sep 10, 2018 12:00

Round 07 Sep 11, 2018 12:00

Round 08 Sep 12, 2018 12:00

Round 09 Sep 13, 2018 12:00

Round 10 Sep 14, 2018 12:00

Round 11 Sep 15, 2018 07:00

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