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Chess Stars Events Calendar

Free Week May 14 to May 20

(All times Eastern)

Day2 pm3 pm4 pm5 pm
14. MonQUALIFIERMaster ChallengeQUALIFIERTime Odds
15. TueQUALIFIERMaster ChallengeQUALIFIERTime Odds
16. WedQUALIFIERMaster ChallengeQUALIFIERTime Odds
17. ThuQUALIFIERMaster ChallengeQUALIFIERTime Odds
18. FriQUALIFIERMaster ChallengeQUALIFIERTime Odds
19. SatBlitzContest: Choose Your Moves and Win! (TWO GAMES)Time Odds
20. SunBlitzCASH BULLET FINALCLUB MEMBER CASH BULLETTime Odds

Free Week May 14 to May 20
All events are free, including Contests with Premium Admission!

The winners of the QUALIFIER tournaments Monday through Friday play the CASH BULLET FINAL Sunday at 3 pm Eastern for $15 / $10 / $5 !

Every QUALIFIER also awards four prizes: 30 Credits, 20, 15 and 10 Credits!

All QUALIFIER and CASH BULLET tournaments are played at 1 minute per game plus 1 second (delay) per move and use our Anti-Bot Format (the board is seen in a mirror).


Contest Information

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Choose Your Moves and Win!

Saturday at 3 pm Eastern (TWO GAMES)

Chess Stars Contests offer terrific cash prizes for predicting the moves in a live Chess Match. Cheating is impossible, and anyone can win!


IN EACH GAME:


First: $50, Second: $30, Third: $20, Fourth: $15, Fifth: $10


Sixth: 50 Credits, Seventh: 30 Credits, Eighth: 10 Credits


Grand Prize for winning ten contest games in a row : $2500


Learn more about Chess Stars Contests...


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Cash Bullet Final Tournament

Sunday at 3 pm Eastern

Cash Prizes. First : $15, Second : $10, Third : $5


More Prizes! Fourth : 30, Fifth : 20, Sixth : 15, Seventh: 10 Credits


Time control: 1 minute per game + 1 second per move (delay)


Nine Rounds.


Open to the winners of the QUALIFIER tournaments!


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Club Member Cash Bullet Tournament

Sunday at 4 pm Eastern

Cash Prizes. First : $15, Second : $10, Third : $5


More Prizes! Fourth : 30, Fifth : 20, Sixth : 15, Seventh: 10 Credits


Time control: 1 minute per game + 1 second per move (delay)


Rounds: depending on the number of entrants.


Open to Chess Stars Club Members, Only


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Time Odds Tournaments

EVERY DAY at 5 pm Eastern

Credit Prizes. First : 30, Second : 20, Third : 15, Fourth: 10


Regular Chess


Time control: varies with each game.


Time odds based on difference of all-time high ratings.


Difference >= 400 rating points: 4 minutes to 1.


Difference >= 300 points: 3 minutes to 1.


Difference >= 200 points: 2 minutes to 1.


Difference >= 100 points: 3 minutes to 2 minutes.


Difference < 100 rating points: 2 minutes each.


Rounds: depending on the number of entrants.


Members: FREE. Non-members: Free this week!


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Master Challenge

Monday through Friday at 3 pm Eastern

Members: FREE. Non-members: Free this week!


FREE for all Titled Players (FM, IM, GM, WFM, WIM, WGM).


Play a Chess Master for Credits.


20 Credits for every win. 10 Credits for every draw!


Learn more about Chess Stars Credits...


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