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World Blitz Chess Championship 2017

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29 - 30 December 2017
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
180 players
21 rounds

Prize: 750.000 dollars (Open)
250.000 dollars (Women)
Time control: 3 minutes + 2 sec per move.



Carlsen is World Blitz Champion.

World Blitz Chess Ch. Open - top 6
Rank Players Country Points
1 Carlsen Magnus NOR16
2 Karjakin Sergey RUS14.5
3 Anand Viswanathan IND14.5
4 Wang Hao CHN14
5 Aronian Levon ARM14
6 Ding Liren CHN13.5




Dzagnidze is Women's World Blitz Champion

World Blitz Chess Ch.- Women - top 5
Rank Players Country Pts
1 Dzagnidze Nana GEO16.5
2 Gunina Valentina RUS16
3 Ju Wenjun CHN14
4 Lagno Kateryna RUS14
5 Cramling Pia SWE13.5
















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