Dos Hermanas rapidplay this weekend

Dos Hermanas rapidplay this weekend

SonofPearl
SonofPearl
Apr 17, 2008, 2:50 PM |
6 | Chess Event Coverage

 

The Dos Hermanas rapidplay event takes place this weekend in Andalusia, Spain.  Taking part will are the former World Chess Champion, Veselin Topalov, the best ever female player, Judit Polgar (pictured) , Alexei "Fire-on-Board" Shirov, and local boy Francisco Vallejo.

Semi-finals will take place on Friday 18th and Saturday 19th April, with the final on Sunday 20th. Games will be played at a time control of 20mins/game plus 10 sec bonus per move. 

Each match consists of 4 games which will take place at 16:30, 17:30, 18:30 and 19:30 local time.  Tie breaks will be blitz games.

The website for the event is here.

 

 


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