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Chess Stars Events Calendar

Week of July 23

(All times Eastern)

Day11 am12 pm1 pm2 pm3 pm4 pm5 pm
23. MonBulletBlitzBulletBlitzBulletMaster ChallengeTime Odds
24. TueBulletBlitzBulletBlitzBulletMaster ChallengeTime Odds
25. WedBulletBlitzBulletBlitzBulletMaster ChallengeTime Odds
26. ThuBulletBlitzBulletBlitzBulletMaster ChallengeTime Odds
27. FriBulletBlitzBulletBlitzBulletMaster ChallengeTime Odds
28. SatBulletBlitzBulletBlitzChoose Your Moves and Win!Time Odds
29. SunBulletBlitzBulletBlitzChoose Your Moves and Win!Time Odds

Contest Information

See Details Below


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Credits to Cash!

Earn 5,000 Credits and get $50!

Get Cash for your Credits.


One exchange per person.


You must be a Chess Stars Club Member playing under your real name to use this offer.


Learn more about Chess Stars Club Membership...


Good luck!

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Choose Your Moves and Win!

Saturday and Sunday at 3 pm Eastern

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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Bullet Tournaments

EVERY DAY at 11 am and 1 pm Eastern

Also Monday through Friday at 3 pm Eastern


Prizes in Credits! First : 30, Second : 20, Third : 15, Fourth: 10 Credits


Time control: 1 minute per game (plus 1 second delay in the 11 am events)


Rounds: depending on the number of entrants.


Members: FREE. Non-members: 5 Credits

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Blitz Tournaments

EVERY DAY at 12 pm and 2 pm Eastern

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


Time control: 2 minutes per game + 1 second per move (delay)


Rounds: depending on the number of entrants.


12 pm Events: Regular Chess


2 pm Events, as follows:


Random: Monday, Thursday, Saturday


Random has 2880 symmetrical start positions and follows the normal rules of Chess.


Scrambled: Tuesday, Friday Sunday


Scrambled has 622,728 exciting start positions and follows the normal rules of Chess.


Regular Chess: Wednesday


Use your Credits for Contest Crowns!


Members: FREE. Non-members: 5 Credits


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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: 5 Credits.


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Master Challenge

Monday through Friday at 4 pm Eastern

Members: FREE. Non-members: 5 Credits.


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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