The 5th FIDE Online Grand Prix is scheduled for November 19nd, 2016. The full regulations of the competition can be found here.
- Only for players with a FIDE Online Arena membership and existing Online Blitz/Bullet rating.
- Prizes for the winners of each individual tournament as well as the Grand Prix winners.
- Special prizes for the players who participate for the first time in FIDE Online Grand Prix and for the players who participated in at least 5 of the prvious competitions.
- A total of 48 months of membership will be distributed to the winners.
3 annotated games from 5th FIDE Online GP
WGM Aleksandra Dimitrijevic has added many diagrams so that you follow move after move the 3 annotated games from the FIDE Online Grand Prix. Here is the link.
5th FIDE Online Grand Prix - Final standings and prizes
The total prize of 48 months is distributed to the winners as follows:
13 months to FM Jhon Edison Munoz Galvez (COL)
7 months to Bao Nghia Dong (VIE)
5 months to AGM Alexander Raychuk (ISR)
4 months to AIM Dmitry Maneluk (RUS)
4 months to AIM Andrew Sakala (ZAM)
4 months to Eduardo Ello (FID)
4 months to Akavaram Aashish Reddy (IND)
3 months to Zachary C Tanenbaum (USA)
2 months to AGM Glenn Lemen (FID)
1 month to AGM Kannan Sa (IND)
1 month to AGM Nanayakkara, J A K Saranath (SRI)
Mr. Munoz Galvez and Mr. Sa will be requested to donate their prize to another FIDE Arena member. All the other players have the right to use the prize themselves. If any of the winners wishes to donate his prize, please, send a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline is December 4th, 2016. The players' subscription will be extended on December 6th.
Click here for the final standings table.
NY WCC matches
The 5th FIDE Online Grand Prix is programmed during a rest day of the World Championship match taking place in New York City. How many fights for the World CHampionship were held in NY inb the past? Here are 5 interesting facts that you may want to read.
5th FOGP regulations
You can read the 5th FOGP regulations here.