VLADIMIR DVORKOVICH CUP TO BE HELD IN AKTOBE

From 22nd to 26th September 2019, the international team youth chess tournament, the “Vladimir Dvorkovich Cup” will be held in Aktobe.

Aktobe was not chosen as a venue by chance – it was to this city that Vladimir Yakovlevich was sent by the authorities after graduating from the Taganrog Pedagogical Institute.

The cup will consist of two tournaments:
– Rapid Team Tournament
– Personal blitz tournament

The tournament will be attended by 10 teams from 10 countries, including the best teams in the up to 16 age-category from Europe, America, Asia and Africa.

This year competing for the Dvorkovich Cup are: Armenia, India, China. Belarus, Iran, Canada, Algeria, Kazakhstan, Russia, Azerbaijan.

Each team consists of 4 athletes (2 boys + 2 girls) no more than 17 years old, and also one captain.

Competitions will be held in a 9 rounds round-robin with a FIDE rating calculation.
Teams and competitors are awarded with cups, medals and diplomas.

The prize fund of the Dvorkovich Cup will be $ 16,000

Tournament rules 

Tournament schedule

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