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$36,000 prize fund and 2 spots on the next Magnus Carlsen Chess Tour · September 1st - 27th

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French stream by Maxime Lagarde
English stream by David Howell

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What's at stake?

All players will stream and commentate live while playing. There will be a 16-player final phase where the 8 winners of the qualifiers are going to fight for 2 places on the next Chess Tour against 8 invited super GMs like the World Champion Magnus Carlsen, Anish Giri and Fabiano Caruana


Qualifier A Streams

Qualifier A Final - GM Sam Shankland 4.5 - 3.5 GM Nihal Sarin
GM Nihal Sarin 6-4 GM Laurent Fressinet
GM Alexander Donchenko 4.5 - 0.5 GM Alexander Fier
GM Sam Shankland 5- 0 GM Lance Hendersson

Qualifier B Streams

Qualifier B Final - GM Liam Quang Le 5 - 1 IM Hans Niemann
GM Liam Quang Le 5.5 - 4.5 GM Luis Paulo Supi
IM Hans Niemann 5 - 2 vs GM Hrant Melkumyan
GM Le Quang Liem 5 - 2 IM Lawrence Trent

Qualifier C Streams

Qualifier C Final - GM Aryan Tari 1 .5 - 4.5 GM Rauf Mamedov
GM Dommaraju Gukesh 1.5 - 4.5 GM Ray Robson
GM Mateusz Bartel 2.5 - 4.5 vs GM Aryan Tari
GM Jorden van Foreest 4.5 - 3.5 GM Sebastien Maze

Qualifier D Streams

Qualifier D Final - GM SL Narayanan 4.5 - 2.5 GM Vincent Keymer
GM SL Narayanan 4.5 - 3.5 GM Aleksandr Lenderman
GM Ivan Cheparinov 5 - 0 GM David Lariño
GM Vincent Keymer 4.5 - 1.5 vs Etienne Bacrot

Qualifier E Streams

Qualifier E Final - GM Matthias Blübaum 5 - 2 GM Andrew Tang
GM Dariusz Swiercz 4.5 - 1.5 GM Vahap Sanal
GM S.P. Sethuraman 5 - 0 GM Romain Edouard
GM David Anton 3.5 - 4.5 GM Andrew Tang

Qualifier F Streams

GM Nodirbek Abdusattorov 6 - 4 GM Eduardo Iturrizaga
IM Hans Niemannn 3.5 - 4.5 GM Grigoriy Oparin
GM Antoaneta Stefanova 1.5 - 4.5 GM Baskaran Adhiban
GM Jules Moussard 2.5 - 4.5 GM Benjamin Bok

Qualifier G Streams

GM Gawain Jones 4.5 - 2.5 GM Nils Grandelius
GM Alejandro Ramírez 2 - 5 GM Sanan Sjugirov
GM Nils Grandelius 4.5 - 3.5 GM Iván Salgado
GM Amin Tabatabaei 1.5 - 4.5 GM Yannick Gozzoli

Schedule & Results

Full Qualifiers Schedule
September 1st - 19th
Qualifier A
September 1st, 2nd & 5th
Qualifier B
September 3rd, 4th & 5th
Qualifier C
September 6th, 7th & 12th
Qualifier D
September 8th, 9th & 12th
Qualifier E
September 10th, 11th & 12th
Qualifier F
September 13th, 14th & 19th
Qualifier G
September 15th, 16th & 19th
Qualifier H
September 17th, 18th & 19th



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