Online Chess Tournaments

Online Chess Tournaments

  • Find out how good you really are!

    You don't know how good (or bad!) you are until you have stacked up against other players. Choose to compete in Official site-wide tournaments or smaller round-robin tournaments. You can play regular chess, Chess960, or thematic games like the King's Gambit!

    • It's FREE and easy!
    • Play in your browser - nothing to download!
    • Play against friends and other members and see how you stack up!
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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
OPEN TOURNAMENT 243/Unlimited 3 days 8(1)->2 Open
Elsass Fast Chess #9 King Gambit 2(2)->1+ 1500-1800 97/100 24 hours 2(2)->1+ 1500-1800
1800+ Caro-Kann: Advanced Variation 91/96 3 days 8(1)->2 >1800
Speed King #119 - Very fast players 5(1)->2 U1500 76/100 24 hours 5(1)->2 <1500
December.2015 Open 75/100 24 hours 5(1)->2 Open

Tournament Legend

Official Invite only Set Position Chess960 No Vacation Premium Only