The 13th Asian Continental Individual Open and Women’s Chess Championships are going to take place 16th to 26th April 2014 in Sharjah , United Arab Emirates. 100+ titled players will compete for 66000 USD.
The top five from the 2014 Asian Open Championship qualify for the 2015 World Cup. The 2014 Asian Women’s champion qualifies for the 2015 Women’s World Championship.
Round 1 is April 16th at 14:00 CET