FIDE World Cup: Topalov, Nakamura, Caruana, Giri...

Время публикации: 12.09.2015 02:55 | Последнее обновление: 04.10.2015 00:46
11.09.15 - 05.10.15
Baku, Azerbaijan
Players Regulations Schedule
Veselin Topalov
Hikaru Nakamura
Fabiano Caruana
Anish Giri
Ding Liren
Vladimir Kramnik
Wesley So
Alexander Grischuk
Levon Aronian
Sergey Karjakin
Evgeny Tomashevsky
Dmitry Jakovenko...

Total: 128 players
Knockout system
Time control:

Each stage except the final match consists of mini-matches of two classical games (+tiebreaks games if needed). The final match consists of 4 classical games (followed by tiebreak games if needed).
September 11th - October 5th

All rounds and tiebreaks begin at
13.00 Msk
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If a match score is equal after the classical games, tiebreak games shall be played: 2 rapid games 25'+10"; if the score is still equal - 2 games 10'+10"; if the score is still equal - two blitz games 5'+3".
If the score remains equal, then an armageddon game 5' vs 4' shall be played, where an increment of 3 seconds starts from move 61; the draw equals to the Black's win.