2024 Superbet Rapid & Blitz Poland2024 Superbet Rapid & Blitz Poland

2024 Superbet Rapid & Blitz Poland

Warsaw, PolandPoland

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2024 Superbet Romania Chess Classic2024 Superbet Romania Chess Classic

2024 Superbet Romania Chess Classic

Bucharest, Romania Romania

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2024 SuperUnited Croatia Rapid & Blitz2024 SuperUnited Croatia Rapid & Blitz

2024 SuperUnited Croatia Rapid & Blitz

Zagreb, CroatiaCroatia

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2024 Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz2024 Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz

2024 Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz

Saint Louis, United StatesUnited States of America

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2024 Sinquefield Cup2024 Sinquefield Cup

2024 Sinquefield Cup

Missouri, USAUnited States of America

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The Prize Pool

The biggest purse in chess


Selection Process

The 2024 Grand Chess Tour features a strong lineup of chess elite competing for an increased $1.5 million prize fund across five tournaments. Nine full-tour players were selected based on the following criteria:

  • The top three finishers from the 2023 Grand Chess Tour
  • Six players invited based on their URS rating, FIDE rating, fighting spirit, and sportsmanship

GM Fabiano Caruana, the 2023 GCT overall winner, leads the full-tour lineup, which also includes GM Ian NepomniachtchiGM Alireza GM FirouzjaGM Anish GiriGM Wesley SoGM Maxime Vachier-LagraveGM Nodirbek AbdusattorovGM Praggnanandhaa Rameshbabu, and GM Gukesh Dommaraju.

Event wildcards, featuring top players like World Champion Ding Liren and five-time World Champion Magnus Carlsen, will join the full-tour participants in the rapid and blitz events and the Sinquefield Cup, adding to the excitement and competitiveness of the 2024 tour.

Tournament Regulations

Tour Sponsors

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