Chess Tournaments Calendar: July 2020 – Chess.com

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DateEventLocationApril 7Titled TuesdayOur (now weekly!) blitz event for titled players starting 10 a.m. Pacific Time (19:00 Central Europe) with a $1,600 prize fund. It's a 9-round Swiss.(Blitz)April 10-11Man vs. Machine: Smerdon vs. KomodoResuming our Man vs. Machine series, Chess.com is hosting a match April 10 & 11 at 5 p.m. Pacific between Australian grandmaster David Smerdon and Komodo. The chess engine will be playing with knight odds.April 11Team India COVID-19 SimulSix of India's best players, including Vishy Anand, will offer simultaneous exhibitions on Chess.com to support the Prime Minister's Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations Fund.April 11PNWCC jackpotThe Pacific Northwest Chess Center (PNWCC) is hosting Jackpot Blitz tournaments with big cash prizes for a small entry fee, every week at 11 a.m. Pacific (20:00 CEST).April 14Titled TuesdayOur (now weekly!) blitz event for titled players starting 10 a.m. Pacific Time (19:00 Central Europe) with a $1,600 prize fund. It's a 9-round Swiss.(Blitz)April 15Abu Dhabi Super Blitz ChallengeA blitz tournament for titled players, organized by the Abu Dhabi Chess & Culture Club, supported by the Abu Dhabi sport council and hosted by Chess.com. First prize: $5,000. (Blitz)April 17-26Sunway Sitges International Online Chess OpenThe first-ever classical open tournament played online will start Friday, April 17 on Chess.com. Open to anyone with a FIDE ID, the tournament is a 9-round Swiss at a classical time control. (Classical)April 18PNWCC jackpotThe Pacific Northwest Chess Center (PNWCC) is hosting Jackpot Blitz tournaments with big cash prizes for a small entry fee, every week at 11 a.m. Pacific (20:00 CEST).April 18-19FIDE Candidates Countries Youth Online Chess TournamentA team tournament amongChina, France, Netherlands, Russia, and USA.Each plays with a team of their top-five youth players (three boys and two girls) under 16 years old. There will be five rounds of 10+2 chess.April 20-24Chess.com Doubles ChampionshipChess.com is launching the first-ever Doubles Chess Championship, where friends can team up and fight for their share of a $10,000 prize fund.April 21Titled TuesdayOur (now weekly!) blitz event for titled players starting 10 a.m. Pacific Time (19:00 Central Europe) with a $1,600 prize fund. It's a 9-round Swiss.(Blitz)April 18PNWCC jackpotThe Pacific Northwest Chess Center (PNWCC) is hosting Jackpot Blitz tournaments with big cash prizes for a small entry fee, every week at 11 a.m. Pacific (20:00 CEST).April 26Adopt-a-DannyMaxime Vachier-Lagrave and Danny Rensch will once again team up for a special event to help raise awareness for adoption, contributing all donated proceeds to the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption.April 28Titled TuesdayOur (now weekly!) blitz event for titled players starting 10 a.m. Pacific Time (19:00 Central Europe) with a $1,600 prize fund. It's a 9-round Swiss.(Blitz)April 1-9Dubai OpenThe annual open tournament in the capital of the Emirate of Dubai.This tournament has been canceled due to the coronavirus.Dubai, UAEApril 7-16Sharjah MastersThe fourth edition of this strong open tournament will take place at the Sharjah Cultural & Chess Club. The first prize is $15,000.(Classical)This tournament has been postponed due to the coronavirus.Sharjah, UAEApril 8-24U.S.ChampionshipsAmerica's national chess championship and championship for women.(Classical)This tournament has been postponed due to the coronavirus.St. Louis, USAApril 9-13Grenke Chess OpenThe largest open tournament in the world is held alongside the Grenke Chess Classic during Easter weekend.(Classical)This tournament has been cancelled due to the coronavirus.Karlsruhe, GermanyApril 11-20Grenke Chess ClassicThe annual top tournament in Karlsruhe and Baden-Baden is a 10-player round-robin. Confirmed players: Magnus Carlsen, Fabiano Caruana, Viswanathan Anand.(Classical)This tournament has been cancelled due to the coronavirus.Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden, GermanyApril 11-19Bangkok OpenThe annual open tournament in Thailand will be held for the 20th time.(Classical)This tournament has been postponed due to the coronavirus.Bangkok, ThailandApril 17-24Reykjavik OpenThe Reykjavik Open 2020 will be held for the 35th time from April 16th till April 24th, 2020 in Harpa, the 28.000 sq. m. concert and conference hall at the harbor in Reykjavik.(Classical)This tournament has been canceled due to the coronavirus.Reykjavik, IcelandApril 29-May 5TePe Sigeman & Co. Chess TournamentThe 25th edition of this Swedish event is an eight-player all-play-all withAnatoly Karpov, Nils Grandelius, Alexei Shirov, David Navara, Le Quang Liem, Harika Dronavalli, Jorden van Foreest and Nihal Sarin.(Classical) This tournament has been canceled due to the coronavirus.Malmo, Sweden

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