The Russian Team Championships will start from 7th April 2014 and will continue till13th April. This championship is scheduled to be organised in Loo, in the Krasnodar region with round 1.
Top players like Grischuk, Jobava, Vitiugov, Nepomniachtchi, Karjakin, Svidler, Jakovenko, Morozevich, Leko, Shirov and also Bologan will participate in the challenge.
The village Loo Krasnodar Territory starts club championship of Russia. In the men's tournament 14 teams were announced and in the women's tournament four squads will fight for medals and trips to Eurocup.
The first round of the Russian Team Championships will be initiated at 15.00 GMT.
This is the XXI Russian Chess Championship and participating men’s teams of the Russian Federation includes club will be held in the Swiss system of 7 rounds Additionally, XV Russian Chess Championship of women's teams of the Russian Federation (including club) 2014 will be with round robin with three teams.
Time control: 90 minutes for 40 moves + 30 minutes to the end of the game with an increment of 30 seconds per move starting from move one. However rules also provide that participants are not allowed to enter into negotiations on a draw to the 40th move, inclusive.
6 major players, 2 spare, 1 coach, 1 representative of the men and 4 main participants, 1 spare, 1 coach, 1 representative of women. The request for the tour cannot be included more than 3 foreigners in men and 2 women. European city has 4 best men's teams and three women are best located.
Russian Team Championships is among the world class championship. This event is participated by one and all. It is a championship that brings men and women of every part of the world together to showcase their talents. The championship is considered to be a wonderful chess talent show.