Chess: The Cairns Cup begins today

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The Cairns Cup, strongest women’s tournament in the history of chess has begun from the 7th of February in Saint Louis. It is a 10-player round-robin tournament taking place from 7-17 February in St. Louis Chess Club, USA.  This tournament  conducted under classical time control of 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes  to the end of game, with a 30 second increment from move 1. The 10 players playing this tournament are listed below.

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We hope to see the same great performance from Humpy as well as Harika. With the first prize of US$45,000 and a rating average of 2510, this is a tournament worth following.

This tournament will be covered time to time here.