2021 Croatia Grand Chess Tour


LIVE STREAM (commentary by GM Kuljašević)


Organizer: Chess Club e4

Official website: https://grandchesstour.org/

Schedule

Date Time* Event
July 5 Player Arrival
July 6 Opening Ceremony
July 7 3:00 PM
4:30 PM
6:00 PM
Rapid round 1
Rapid round 2
Rapid round 3
July 8 3:00 PM
4:30 PM
6:00 PM
Rapid round 4
Rapid round 5
Rapid round 6
July 9 3:00 PM
4:30 PM
6:00 PM
Rapid round 7
Rapid round 8
Rapid round 9
July 10 3:00 PM Blitz Day 1
(Every 30 minutes)
July 11 3:00 PM

7:30 PM
8:30 PM

Blitz Day 2
(Every 30 minutes)
Playoffs
Closing Ceremony
July 12 Player Departure
*All times are local time, CEST

Information

 

“The 2021 Croatia Rapid and Blitz tournament will be the second Rapid and Blitz event and the third stop on the 2021 Grand Chess Tour. In 2019, the Croatia stop featured all 12 tour participants competing in classical format while this year’s 2021 event will feature ten elite grandmasters competing over 9 rounds of rapid chess and 18 rounds of blitz chess.”

 

Grand Chess Tour 2019

Grand Chess Tour 2019

 

DATES July 5-12, 2021
VENUES Kongresni Centar NSK, Zagreb, Croatia
FORMAT 10 Player Round Robin
PRIZE FUND $150,000
TIME CONTROL 25+10 (Rapid), 5+2 (Blitz)
Playing venue

Kongresni Centar NSK, Zagreb

Participants

SuperUnited