Norway Chess 2024 schedule, date, time, players lineup, prize money pool and live stream telecast

Norway Chess 2024 schedule, date, time, players lineup, prize money pool and live stream telecast

Find the latest updates regarding the 2024 Norway Chess and its schedule, which will begin on 27th May

Indian chess talents Koneru Humpy, Vaishali Rameshbabu, and Praggnanandhaa Rameshbabu are poised to grace the esteemed 12th edition of Norway Chess, scheduled to take place from May 27 to June 7 at the iconic SR-Bank main building in Stavanger, Norway. Notably, Praggnanandhaa clinched victory in the 2022 Norway Chess International Open Tournament, showcasing an unbeaten streak across nine rounds, securing the title with an impressive 7.5-point tally.

Norway Chess 2024 schedule, date, time, players lineup, prize money pool and live stream telecast where to watch

2024 Norway Chess schedule, date, venue, format, & key players

The Norway Chess event will follow an enthralling double round-robin format. In classical games, players will adhere to a time control of 120 minutes, with a 10-second increment after move 40. Moreover, an Armageddon option is available, granting white 10 minutes and black 7 minutes. Simultaneously, the Norway Chess Women’s Tournament will unfold in the same venue, boasting an identical player count, format, and prize fund structure.

This year’s Norway Chess will feature numerous top-ranked players, including Norway’s Magnus Carlsen, the reigning World Champion Ding Liren, Hikaru Nakamura, as well as Women’s World Champion Ju Wenjun and Lei Tingjie. As per the tournament guidelines, each win in classical games is worth three points, while an Armageddon victory will be worth 1.5 points.

we examine the detailed schedule for this tournament:

DATE

ROUND

TIME (CET)

Monday May 27th

Round 1 5:00 PM
Tuesday May 28th Round 2

5:00 PM

Wednesday May 29th

Round 3 5:00 PM
Thursday May 30th Round 4

5:00 PM

Friday May 31st

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Rest day
Saturday June 1st Round 5

5:00 PM

Sunday June 2nd

Round 6 5:00 PM
Monday June 3rd Round 7

5:00 PM

Tuesday June 4th

Round 8 5:00 PM
Wednesday June 5th

Rest day

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Thursday June 6th

Round 9 5:00 PM
Friday June 7th Round 10

5:00 PM

When & Where to watch: live stream & telecast

Fans will be able to enjoy all the matches of Norway Chess 2024 through the Chess24 website. This year’s tournament boasts an impressive prize pool of 1.69 million NOK and from this amount, the winner will bag 700,000 NOK.

we examine this year’s prize pool distribution:

Rank

Prize Money (NOK)

1

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700,000
2

350,000

3

200,000
4

170,000

5

150,000
6

120,000

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