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Sapienza Chess Tournament


Applications are open to participate in the Sapienza Chess Tournament, which is promoted by the Sapienza Foundation. Application is free and reserved for students and NoiSapienza members. The on-line participation form must be completed by Friday, November 3, 2017. For organizational reasons, only the first 120 applications will be admitted to the competition.

The tournament will be held on Monday, November 13 starting at 10:00 AM. Six matches will be held at a time and players will have 15 minutes time with the Swiss System. Tournament times and venue will be announced to the candidates after application.

The tournament winners will have the chance to challenge, in a simultaneous game, the twenty-year-old Italian women's champion and Olympic national player, Daniela Movileanu. The awards ceremony will be held on Tuesday, November 14 at 10 am in the Aula Magna.

The organization reserves the right to make the changes that may be necessary for the best outcome of the tournament. The event also has the patronage of the Italian Chess Federation and Frascati Scacchi.