1st European Corporate Chess Championship
Rublevsky, Sergei vs. Samoun, Florent
The 1st European Corporate Chess Championship is a 9-round Swiss tournament taking place from 24 – 25 November 2017 in the Town Hall of Honour of the City of Asnières, Paris, France.
Each team shall be composed of 4 players + 1 substitute player. The team can’t have more than one player over 2400 Elo but should have at least one player below 2000 Elo.
Any corporate entity is allowed to register up to two teams. For each round at least one player of the team shall have a commercial relation with the company with which he is playing for. Players shall be in rating order in team’s composition (November ratings). More than 30 teams have already registered, among them some well known world brands! Players receive 15 minutes for the entire game, plus a 3-second increment per move starting from move one. Official website: www.europechess.org/european-corporate-chess-championship-2017