ST. LOUIS, May 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Grand Chess Tour returns in 2022 in magnificent fashion with $1.4 million total prize fund allocated between five events across Europe and the United Stateswhere the world’s most elite chess players will face off in two classical chess tournaments and three rapid and blitz tournaments.
The 2022 tour schedule consists of five tournaments:
- Superbet Chess Classic Romania: May 3 – May 15, 2022, Bucharest, Romania
- Superbet Rapid & Blitz Poland: May 17 – May 24, 2022, Warsaw, Poland
- SuperUnited Rapid & Blitz Croatia: July 18 – July 25, 2021, Zagreb, Croatia
- Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz: August 24 – August 31, 2022, Saint Louis, Missouri USA
- Sinquefield Cup: August 31 – September 13, 2022 Saint Louis, Missouri USA
The Superbet Foundation and the Saint Louis Chess Club, both non-profit organizations that support chess education and the mission to expand the game of chess to a worldwide audience, return as leading sponsors of the Grand Chess Tour.
“This year’s tour has been strengthened further thanks to the strategic partnerships with …