13th Jan 2017 Tournament
Photo by the Organiser
Chess Association of Khorasan-Razavi province in accordance with The I.R. IRAN Chess Federation and Khorasan Razavi Sporting and The Youth Office have invited players to participate in the 7th Ferdowsi International Chess Open Tournament (Respecting Fajr time) in Mashhad, northeastern of Iran, from February 13-20, 2017.
The tournament will be held under the Swiss system, in 9 rounds (with up to 150 players) or 11 rounds (with over 150 players). The time control shall be 90 minutes for the whole game with an increment of 30 seconds per move starting from move 1.