The Saint Louis Chess Club is proud to present the American Cup, featuring a exciting and rare double elimination format. This tournament will bring world class chess masters to America’s chess capital to compete in a fierce do or die struggle for $300,000 in prize money. With a double elimination format, fans can expect the American Cup to have a combination of exciting chess play, stunning upsets, and epic comebacks.

American Cup Women Champions 2023

Dates March 16 — 26, 2023
Location World Chess Hall of Fame
Format Two 8-Player Double eliminations
Time Control Championship Bracket: G/90+30
Elimination Bracket: G/25+10
Prize Fund $300,000