Strong fields at 2018 World Rapid Championships
Top 42 (Open)
Top 42 (Women)
The King Salman FIDE World Rapid Championship will be held in St. Petersburg, Russia from 26-28 December. It is 15 round swiss tournament with a prize fund of $150,000. Time control is 15+10. In a case of a tie there will be a blitz playoff between the 1st two players.
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