The US Womens Chess Championship 2022 is quickly approaching and it's a tournament not to be missed. With iconic players such as GM Fabiano Caruana and GM Levon Aronian set to participate, this event is sure to be an unforgettable spectacle for all chess fans. Taking place from October 4th to October 20th, 2022, at the Saint Louis Chess Club in St. Louis, Missouri, all rounds will be streamed live online. Fabiano Caruana, the current US Chess Champion, will be defending his crown against some of the strongest female chess players in the country.
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US Womens Chess Championship 2022
Sponsored by the US Chess Federation and the Saint Louis Chess Club, this tournament promises to be full of excitement as the battle for the coveted title of US Chess Champion unfolds. Various activities will also be available such as public opening and closing ceremonies, reports and recaps on games and more creating an engaging and interactive experience for fans everywhere.
For those looking to witness some of the best chess the US has to offer, the US Women's Chess Championship 2022 is not to be missed. GM Fabiano Caruana will be defending his title against a field of talented competitors including GM Irina Krush and WGM Jennifer Yu―both of whom reached 7.5/11 points at last year's event. With high stakes on the line, expect to be in for some truly exciting games.
As part of their commitment to providing the best chess to all their fans, the US Chess Federation has announced several exciting formats and time controls. The format will be a 14-player round-robin, while the time-control will be 90 minutes for the first 40 moves, and then 30 minutes for the rest of the game. In the cases when tournament is shortened, each player will have 105 minutes for the whole game and an increment of 30 seconds per move starting from move one will be used. If two or more players tie for first place, a playoff will be held to determine the champion.
The tournament purse consists of a total of $160,500 in cash prizes. This amount will be shared amongst the top performing players with the winner receiving the highest payout. The total prize fund for the championship is one of the highest in history and will provide an amazing opportunity for the players to prove their skills and expertise in the world of chess.
The US Women's Chess Championship 2022 will conclude with a public closing ceremony at The Royal Sonesta Chase Park Plaza from 6:00pm to 10:30pm. Both the opening and closing ceremonies will feature special appearances from some of the world's best chess players, exciting events and the chance to mingle with the US Chess Champions.
In addition to the action-packed rounds, fans can also look forward to recaps and highlights of the tournament. Chess-Results.com, a powerful server dedicated to chess-results, will be providing live updates of the games and covering the event with daily news and more.
If you're looking to witness the most talented American chess players battle for the US Championship, then make sure to check out the exciting 2022 US Women's Chess Championship soon. With a great line up of contenders, as well as plenty of bonuses and special offers, this is sure to be a tournament to remember. Don't miss the chance to experience the drama, excitement and suspense of the US Women's Chess Championship firsthand.
About the US Chess Federation (US Womens Chess Championship 2022)
The US Chess Federation is the official governing body in the US for chess players. Founded in 1939, the US Chess Federation aims at developing and encouraging an interest in the game of chess and organizing competitive tournaments at all levels. The US Chess Federation provides a variety of services including tournaments and championships, forums and online communities, ratings and rankings, official rules, instruction, and much more.
How To Participate in the US Womens Chess Championship 2022
If you are interested in competing at the US Womens Chess Championship 2022, then you can register for free on the official US Chess website. The tournament will accept the best fourteen players who wish to compete for the US Championship.
Stay Up to Date with the US Womens Chess Championship 2022
For the latest news and updates about the US Womens Chess Championship 2022, visit the official US Chess website or follow the US Chess Federation on social media. Be sure to follow Chess.com and Chess24.com too, as they will be providing daily reports and recaps, interviews, and highlights of the tournament.
The US Womens Chess Championship 2022 is an exciting tournament not to be missed. With the best US chess players going head to head and some incredible prize money up for grabs, this event promises to be one of the highlights of the chess calendar. Watch the tournament unfold online or attend the opening and closing ceremonies in person to witness the drama, excitement and suspense firsthand, we hope that more tournaments be like the US Womens Chess Championship 2022. And if like Chess Club's you should visit Marshall Chess Club in NY.