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FICGS__CHESS__WORLD_CHAMPIONSHIP__000020
(type : rated knockout,   time : 30 days,   increment : 1 day / move)


Prize : 200  (E-Points)
Deadline : 2018 november 1st

   DEU    Kruse, Herbert             2574
   ITA    Grammatica, Andrea             2257
   LVA    Cirulis, Ilmars             2188
   RUS    Bakhmatov, Andrey             2208
   RUS    Marciz, Alexander             2117
   ITA    Pareschi, Remo             1918
   POL    Kasznia, Ireneusz             2145
   GBR    Hamby, Stephen             2234
   IRL    Ludgate, Alan             2361
   DOM    Ortiz, Clodomiro             2442
   LTU    Drozdovas, Arturas             2230
   NLD    van Dijk, Erik L.             2117
   ITA    D Agostino, Gabriele             2241
   DEU    Schroeder, Christoph             2228
   COL    Bernal Varela, Nelson             2589
   DEU    Larwinski, Paul             2327
   USA    Vollmer, Steve             1793
   TUR    Tanriover, Taner             2049
   USA    Romig, James             1921
   SVK    Tkac, Matus             2239
   FRO    Maitejrsen, Maite             2003
   FRA    Tambe, Rod             2157
   AUS    Gray, Garvin             2229
   GBR    Kerr, Graham             2239
   USA    Aahlad, Yeturu             2103
   VEN    Flores, Luis             2082
   RUS    Kireev, Sergey             2319
   IND    Duttagupta, Aniruddha             2122
   BRA    Cleto Junior, Dirceu             2226
   BRA    Mesquita Jr., Fausto Monteiro             2335
   USA    de la Foret, Fred             2142
   USA    Cease, Dion             2137
   UKR    Kushnaryov, Andrey             2261
   BRA    B. Oliveira, Marcio             2438
   COL    Ortiz, Jose             1814
   AUS    Farnik, Kym             2117
   RUS    Tsygankov, Evgeny             2426
   RUS    Yarkov, Evgeny             2092
   MEX    Pineda, Ulises             2211
   USA    Owens, Johnny             1860
   USA    Rivenburg, John             1020
   DEU    Gossmann, Ewald             2089
   DEU    Bergmann, Michael             2367
   ARG    Coggiola, Leandro Damian             1498
   BRA    Gabriel, Luan             1969
   RUS    Osipov, Sergey             1944
   FRA    Trigance, Emile             1798
   ROU    Valentin, Laurentiu             1264
   RUS    Kopasov, Evgeny             2128
   ESP    Anfruns, Salvador             2033
   MKD    Teverovski, Bogoljub             2082
   FRA    Cafiero, Florian             1637
   IND    Peedikakkandy, Sameer             1709
   HUN    Csoma, Robert             1691
   FRA    Gounant, Stanislas             2114
   SVK    Fric, Lubos             2294
   USA    Stevenson, Jack             1687
   DEU    Wosch, Arkadiusz             2410
   ARG    Garcia, Crisol             2000
   DZA    Mohandoussaid, Malik             1647
   PRI    Martinez, Silvio             1063
   PRI    Jerez, Miriam             0991
   SVK    Vestenicky, Patrik             2072
   USA    Ward, David             1991
   FIN    Salonen, Jukka             1919
   UKR    Khanas, Valeriy             2246
   CPV    Goldmund, Heike             1248
   FRA    Legrand, Stephane             2404
   USA    Lipsits, Sasha             1832
   GBR    Brotherton, Trevor             1952
   IND    Pandey, Manoj             2219
   DEU    Faust, Dieter             2015
   LVA    Greenberg, Normund             1930
   UKR    Kuliy, Oleksandr             1728
   CZE    Pech, Jaroslav             1709
   CZE    Pechova, Hana             1696
   NLD    Broekhuizen, Tom             1657
   SVK    Gazi, Miroslav             2326
   HND    Meza Martinez, Alcides Ivan             2183
   GBR    Eldridge, Mark             2425
   FRA    Cesbron, Guy             1971
   CZE    Pech, Matej             1690
   CZE    Pech, Stepan             1725
   CZE    Pech, Jaroslav senior             1754
   PRT    Vasquez, Fernando             2037
   CZE    Mach, Jiri             1671
   CZE    Zmolil, Josef             1582
   ITA    Piantadosi, Angelo             1398
   ITA    Sorbi, Luca             2153
   BGR    Dimitrov, George             1993
   ESP    Rodriguez Perez, Rene             2113
   DEU    Markus, Roland             2247
   ESP    Domingo, Jordi             1966
   FRA    Marcel, Alexis             1124
   DEU    Schmidt, Jonny             2194
   PER    Munoz Portugal, Guillermo             1995
   POL    Szczepanski, Zbigniew             2433
   FIN    Koivuniemi, Raimo             2175
   KAZ    Horoshilov, Andrey             1626
   GBR    Ibbitson, Anthony             1638
   ZAF    Joubert, Hennie             1313
   SRB    Cirovic, Zeljko             1472
   ITA    Bartsch, Reinhard Andrea             2220
   PER    Maceda, Coco             2049
   FRA    Jabot, Daniel             2193



FICGS chess world championship is a 5 stages tournament. The 8 players with the strongest established ratings at the start of the tournament play first a 3 stages (quarter-final, semi-final, final) knockout tournament. The others play a 3 stages single round-robin tournament (stage 1, stage 2, final). All games during the whole cycle are played in 30 days + 1 day / move. As a reminder, the use of chess engines (Rybka, Fritz, Shredder...) is allowed and encouraged in wch chess tournaments. Norms are only possible in the round-robin tournaments.

Quarter final 1
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Quarter final 2
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Quarter final 3
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Quarter final 4
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Stage 1 group 1
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Stage 1 group 2
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Stage 1 gr. 3,4...
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Stage 1 gr. M
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Stage 1 gr. SM
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Semi final 1
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Semi final 2
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Stage 2 gr.1
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Stage 2 gr.2
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Stage 2 gr.3,4.. 
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Knockout final
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R. robin final
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Candidates   
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WCH final
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Round-robin tournaments are groups of 5, 7, 9, 11 or 13 players, there may be double round-robin tournaments in case of groups of less than 7 players. The winner of each group is qualified for the next stage. In case of equality, the player with the strongest tournament entry rating (TER) is qualified for the next stage. If tournament entry ratings are equal, ratings when the next stage begins will be taken in account. Groups are built grading all players by rating and distributing them to obtain similar elo averages. If possible, players with a rating superior or equal to more or less 2150 will play 1st stage in class groups, SM for the highest rated ones & M for the lowest rated ones. The 2 players with the highest scores (or TER if necessary) in SM groups & the winner of each M group will be qualified for the round-robin final (stage 3), at most half the players in M groups will play stage 2 while the players obtaining the lowest scores will be eliminated. The player obtaining the lowest score in SM groups will be eliminated as well while the others will play round 2. Winners of round-robin stage 2 tournaments will play the round-robin final. Players may be invited to complete a group or to replace a forfeiting player.

The knockout tournament is played into 8 games matches. The special rule (avoiding short draws) is that in case of equality (4-4), the winner is the player with the strongest tournament entry rating if all games are draw, the player with the lowest tournament entry rating if not all games are draw. The winner is qualified for the next stage.

Knockout tournament winner will play round-robin cycle winner in a 8 games candidates final match (stage 4). In case of equality (4-4), the knockout tournament winner is qualified for stage 5 if all games are draw, the round-robin cycle winner if not all games are draw.

At last, the player qualified is the challenger for FICGS world champion title. If current world champion defends his title, they will play a 12 games match. In case of equality (6-6), the winner is the former world champion.

In the case of a withdrawal, the games won't be rated if a player warns the referee before the tournament starts and at most 15 days after a new stage started but the first one, then a replacement will occur if possible (this special rule is particularly dedicated to players surprisingly invited to an advanced wch stage, as it would take too much time to wait for confirmations from all qualified players)










 

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