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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
Keven's 129th 97/100 5 days 5(1)->2+ Open
Wallyjack's "Blind Freddie could have seen that move!" 1504-1604 94/100 3 days 4(2)->2 1504-1604
The Napa/Sonoma 960 Challenge (group A) DS 83/96 48 hours 6(2)->3 <1375
Sicilian Defense <2000 66/100 24 hours 10(1)->3 <2000
Speed King #103 - Very fast players 4(2)->2 U1500 65/100 24 hours 4(2)->2 1100-1500

Tournament Legend

Official Invite only Set Position Chess960 No Vacation Premium Only