2 nd International “Women’s Chess Championship Festival”

2nd International Women’s Chess Championship Festival «A»

2nd International Women’s Chess Championship Festival «B»


2nd International “Women’s Chess Championship Festival” Tournament
dedicated to the International Women’s Day

Tashkent, Uzbekistan
5th March – 13th March 2024

The total prize fund is 50 000 US dollars.

1. Tournament Classification

The Tournament is organized with the following objectives:
— To fulfill the decree of the President of the Republic Uzbekistan from 5
th August 2022 “On additional
measures to further popularization and development of chess”,
— Engagement of youth, amateurs and qualified chess players to participate in chess competitions and
— Popularization and development of chess in Uzbekistan,
— Preservation and multiplication of cultural and sports traditions,
— Development of skills of Uzbekistan chess players.

2.Host Organizations.

The general management and organization of the competition is carried out by the Uzbekistan Chess
Federation (hereinafter UCF), supported by FIDE and in cooperation with the Family and Women Committee
and the Ministry of youth policy and sports of the Republic of Uzbekistan. The direct management of the
tournament is entrusted to the Board of Arbiters.
3.Time and Venue.
The Tournament takes place in the city of Tashkent from March 5
th (arrival) till March
th (departure), 2023.

4. Tournament System.

The Tournament will be held by the Swiss system (9 rounds) in two groups between female players:
“A” main group – for the participants rated 1600 and above.
“B” group — for the participants with rating less than 1599.
FIDE rating value shall be considered as rating on 1st March 2024 (standard).
Time control is the following:
90 minutes and a 30-second increment per move starting from move one.

Full Regulations

Contact details:

Phone: (+998-71) 241-12-00
Website: www.uzchess.uz
Telegram: https://t.me/uzchess
E-mail: uzchess@inbox.ru