Gelfand Challenge

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Two chess icons, Judit Polgar & Vladimir Kramnik, will captain 2 teams of exciting young players in the search for the next big talent in chess!

The 2nd event on the Julius Baer Challengers Chess Tour sees 10 young male and 10 female players compete for $15k in prizes and a place in the 7th leg of the Meltwater Champions Chess Tour. The event is a 4-day round-robin with all games played at a 10+5 time control. The players are split into two teams and mentored by Judit Polgar and Vladimir Kramnik.

Links: official website , chess24


Start Time

12:00 am

10th June 2021

Finish Time

12:00 am

13th June 2021

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