Aimchess US Rapid


August 28 - September 5
11:00 EST
17:00 CET
20:30 IST
Day 9 of 9

9 days of chess. 16 top players. $100k prize fund.




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GM Mircea Parligras








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Who is playing?


New to the Tour? Welcome. Here's how it works!

Aimchess US Rapid is a 9-day tournament part of a bigger set of tournaments called the Meltwater Champions Chess Tour. 

The first 3 days are prelims in which each player plays round-robin style against the other players.

The top 8 advance to the finals, which consist of two days of quarterfinals, two days of semifinals and then two days of finals. 

The prize fund is $100,000: 

$100,000 USD in cash distributed amongst the players.

You can watch the Aimchess US Rapid on 

  • Twitch
  • Youtube
  • this website
  • on linear TV

The finals will be shown on Eurosport. 

You can also check this site for daily reports on the tournament and standings in our news section.

Replay all our previous tournaments by locating the link at the top of the browser!