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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
THE LONGEST TOURNAMENT EVER 92/100 14 days 10(1)->3 <2000
Wallyjack's Great Battles Of History - Dobrynichi 1605 91/100 3 days 4(2)->2 1501-1605
ATDG 500 members 83/100 24 hours 2(1)->1 >1400
Blunder R us 2 74/100 3 days 2(1)->1 <1200
Be Gentle With Me <1299 70/100 3 days 5(1)->1 <1299

Tournament Legend


Official Invite only Set Position Chess960 No Vacation Premium Only