1st Asnieres Rapid Chess Trophy
Sochacki, Wojtek vs. Bacrot, Etienne
The city of Asnières and the chess club “Le Grand Échiquier” organize a Rapid 11-rounds Swiss tournament on Saturday September 11 and Sunday September 12 at the Château d´Asnières.
With the presence of Alexandra Kosteniuk, World Champion 2008-2010, winner of the 2021 Women's World Cup, Bernard Werber, French writer and author, and many titled players.
The games of the first four tables will be broadcasted live on the Internet and on screen in Château d´Asnières. The Tournament will be limited to 100 participants.
Players receive 15 minutes for the entire game, plus a 10-seconds increment per move starting from move one.