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Chess Stars Events Calendar

Week of February 19, 2018

(All times Eastern)

Day2 pm3 pm4 pm5 pm
19. MonBlitzMaster ChallengeMaster ChallengeHandicap
20. TueBlitzMaster ChallengeSpecial Contest!Handicap
21. WedBlitzMaster ChallengeMaster ChallengeHandicap
22. ThuBlitzMaster ChallengeMaster ChallengeHandicap
23. FriBlitzMaster ChallengeMaster ChallengeHandicap
24. SatBlitzContest: Choose Your Moves and Win!Handicap
25. SunBlitzContest: Choose Your Moves and Win!Handicap

Contest Information

Presentation Friday at 6 p.m. Eastern.
Audio Presentation and Mini-Contest en Español!

Presentación Viernes a las 6 p.m. hora del Este.
Presentación de audio y Mini-Contest en Español!

See Details Below


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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!


First: $60, Second: $40, Third: $20, Fourth: $15, Fifth: $10


Worst Result: $10 !!!


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



Special Contest Tuesday at 4 pm Eastern

First $15, Second $10, Third $5, Fourth $3, Fifth $2. Worst $5



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Presentación en Español

Friday at 6 p.m. Eastern

Audio Presentation and Mini-Contest en Español!

Choose Your Moves and Win! with FREE entry.


Win Credits: 50/40/30/20/10. Worst Result: 10 Credits!


Live on ChessStars.com!


FREE to all!


Viernes a las 6 p.m. hora del Este

Presentación de audio y Mini-Contest en Español!

¡Elige tus movimientos y gana! con entrada GRATUITA.


Ganar Créditos: 50/40/30/20/10. Peor Resultado: 10 Créditos!


¡Vive en ChessStars.com!


¡GRATIS para todos!


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Blitz Tournaments

Every Day at 2 pm Eastern

Credit Prizes. First : 30, Second : 20, Third : 10, Fourth: 5


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


Rounds: depending on the number of entrants.


Random: Monday, Thursday and Saturday


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


Scrambled: Tuesday, Friday and 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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Handicap Tournaments

EVERY DAY at 5 pm Eastern

Credit Prizes. First : 30, Second : 20, Third : 10, Fourth: 5


Regular Chess


Time control: handicapped.


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 (no handicap).


Rounds: depending on the number of entrants.


Members: FREE. Non-members: 5 Credits


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Master Challenge

Monday through Friday from 3 to 5 pm Eastern

Members: FREE. Non-members: 5 Credits (includes re-entry).


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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