After 7 rounds, Turkish International Chess Master Koksal maintains a full point lead and still has chances for a GM norm.
The 36th Balaton International Chess Festival GM-Tournament is a 10-player round-robin tournament taking place from 12-20 June 2018 in Balaton, Hungary. Chess players receive 90 minutes for 40 chess moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the chess game, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one.
36 th Balaton International Chess Festival Balatonlelle GM, IM, OPEN
Balatonlelle 12-20 June 2018
Tournament venue: Local Community Centre, 2-4 Kossuth Lajos u. 8638 Balatonlelle
GM and IM round robin chess tournaments: with 10 participants 9-round, time control: 90 minutes for 40 moves + 30 minutes + 30 seconds cumulative increment for each move starting from the first chess move.
OPEN: Chess playing schedule in the open group: a 9-round Swiss system open chess tournament, time control: 90 minutes for 40 moves + 30 minutes + 30 seconds cumulative increment for each move starting from the first move. FIDE chess rules are valid at the tournament.