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Upcoming Live Tournaments

NameTime ControlFormat
Rapid Tournament 10|0 Swiss
Lightning Tournament 1|0 Swiss
Blitz Tournament 5|0 Swiss
Standard Tournament 15|10 Swiss
Super Blitz Tournament 3|0 Swiss
Bullet Tournament 2|1 Swiss
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Upcoming Turn-Based Tournaments

NamePlayersTime ControlFormatRating Range
Speed King #080 - Very fast players 2(2)->1+ U1400 84/100 24 hours 2(2)->1+ 800-1400
Smith-Morra Gambit, Open 75/100 3 days 5(1)->1 Open
"Black Jack" Campaign of the Dark Knights section #1 (<1220) DS 68/96 48 hours 6(2)->3 900-1220
Speed King #079 - Very fast players 7(1)->3+ U1300 63/98 24 hours 7(1)->3+ 700-1300
OKO CHESS 62/100 14 days 10(2)->1 Open

Tournament Legend

Official Invite only Set Position Chess960 No Vacation Premium Only