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Hasselbacken Open

Stockholm's Chess Society, one of the world’s oldest chess clubs, celebrates its 150 year jubilee with a grand tournament at the venerable Scandic Hasselbacken in the heart of The Royal Djurgården in Stockholm, Sweden. The Hasselbacken Chess Open, from April 30th to May 8th, is a Swiss tournament with nine rounds in nine days for 400 players. Prize money: The winner gets 50 000 SEK (approx. 5 500 Euro). Players must make 40 moves in 100 minutes, then 20 moves in 50 minutes and then the rest of the game in 10 minutes plus 30 seconds per move from move 1. Official site: hasselbackenchessopen.se