The International Open Chess Tournament dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the legendary chess champion Nona Gaprindashvili is scheduled to take place from 21-30th April, 2016, at the Chess Palace in Tbilis, Georgia.
The tournament is organzied by the Ministry of Sport and Youth of Georgia, Tbilisi city Hall and Georgian Chess Federation.
– A Open tournament for any player (FIDE rating 2001 and more, Fide titled players)
– B Open tournament for any player (FIDE rating 2000 and under and without rating)
– 9 rounds, Swiss system, FIDE rules are applied.
– The time control is: A Open tournament – 40 moves in 90 minutes, then 30 minutes for the rest of the game. An increment of 30 seconds per move, starting from 1 move will be added after each move. B Open tournament – 90 minutes, for the rest of the game. An increment of 30 seconds per move, starting from 1 move will be added after each move.
The total prize fund is 45,000 lari (approx 16100 EUR)
Contact information: Salome Siradze
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