The 2014 Team Chess Championship EVO MORALES is organized by Chess Club ACIB CSYDAM, Bolivian Consulate and Cuyana Chess Federation on 8-9th November 2014 on Gomensoro 2530, San José, in Guaymallén, a central department of Mendoza Province in Argentine.
Evo Morales, who is serving as Bolivian President since 2006, played a friendly chess match against the former World champion Anatoly Karpov in 2010, that ended in a draw.
The present event in honor of the Bolivian President promises prize fund in the amount of 6.000 ARS, awarded as follows: 3.000 ARS/ 2.000 ARS/ 1.000 ARS.
The competition will be played in a 7-round Swiss Rapid format with a time control 10 minutes per player plus 5 seconds increment or 25 minutes per player.
Each team will consist of 3 players, where no more than one of them should be ranked as First Category Player or rated over 2000 Elo FIDE.
You can see the tournament schedule below.
Saturday, 8th November:
14h – Opening ceremony
15h – Round 1
16:30h – Round 2
18h – Round 3
19:30h – Round 4
Sunday, 9th November:
15h – Round 5
16h – Round 6
17h – Round 7
18h – Closing ceremony
Arbiters: Fabricio Sanchez and Fabio Morales