London Chess Classic Regulations
In addition to the terms and conditions above, the following regulations shall apply:
Event Prize Fund: $300,000 USD
Place Prize Place Prize 1st $75,000 6th $20,000 2nd $50,000 7th $15,000 3rd $40,000 8th $15,000 4th $30,000 9th $15,000 5th $25,000 10th $15,000 Total Event Prize Fund: $300,000
Schedule of Events:
Date Event Date Event DEC-7 Arrival DEC-14 Rest Day DEC-8 Pro/Biz Cup DEC-15 Round 6 DEC-9 Round 1 DEC-16 Round 7 DEC-10 Round 2 DEC-17 Round 8 DEC-11 Round 3 DEC-18 Round 9 & Playoff (If applicable) DEC-12 Round 4 DEC-19 Closing Ceremony DEC-13 Round 5 DEC-20 Departure
- Format: 10-player Round Robin
- Time Control: 40 moves in two hours, followed by the remainder of the game in one hour, with a 30-second increment from move 41.