Russia-China match

Andreikin, Dmitry vs. Zhou, Jianchao

The traditional Russia-China friendly match is taking place in Botvinnik Central Chess Club in Moscow this year from 11-15 June. Men's and women's teams of five players will compete using the Scheveningen system, where each player plays one game against each member of the opposing team. The time control is 90 minutes for 40 moves then 30 minutes to the end of the game, with a 30-second increment from move 1. Draw offers are allowed only after move 40. The men's prize fund is split $18,000 for the winners & $12,000 for the losers. The women get $12,000/8,000. Official website: ruchess.ru

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