GM Stupak leads Korchnoi Chess Memorial with 1 round to go

Korchnoi Chess Memorial is a 9-round Swiss tournament

Standings after 8 rounds (top 40)


Full chess standings here:


St. Petersburg , Russia
15 - 23 August, 2018

The chess event is a stage of the Russia Cup.

9 Round Swiss
Time control : 90 minutes for the entire chess game with a 30-second increment from move 1

UTC
Round 01 Aug 15, 2018 14:00
Round 02 Aug 16, 2018 14:00
Round 03 Aug 17, 2018 14:00
Round 04 Aug 18, 2018 14:00
Round 05 Aug 19, 2018 14:00
Round 06 Aug 20, 2018 14:00
Round 07 Aug 21, 2018 14:00
Round 08 Aug 22, 2018 14:00
Round 09 Aug 23, 2018 14:00

1.1.3. The chess tournament is held from August 15 to 23 August, the registration is open on August 14 from 16:00 till 20:00 and August 15 from 11:00 till 13:45.

1.1.4. More detailed information will be available in chess tournament's regulations.

1.1.5. In case of equal number of points the tie-breaks are: Buchholz, cut Buchholz, number of wins, result of a personal match.

1.1.6. Time control: 90 minutes for the entire chess game and 30 seconds increment per move from move 1. Chess players who are late for the game for 30 minutes get loss by default. No draw offer can be made before move 41.

1.1.7. There is a 20% discount for entry fee for the following chess players with ELO:

  • Women
  • Players born before 31.12.1958
  • Players born after 01.01.2002
  • International masters

Official chess website:

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