2013 Yicheng Cup Chinese Chess League

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Basic data

China Chess League 2013
(see all-time tournament summary)
Dates: April - December 2013
Cities: Rounds 1-4: Tianjin, Weston Park Hotel
Rounds 5-7: Weifang, Grand Hotel
Rounds 8-10: Wuxi, Wuxi Xizhou Garden Hotel
Rounds 11-14: Qingdao, Egret Lake Resort & Spa
Rounds 15-18: Shijiazhuang, Cuipingshan Hotel
Rounds 19-22: Tianjin, Weston Park Hotel
Tournament Director: GM Ye Jiangchuan (CHN)
Chief Arbiter: IA Xiao Hong (CHN)
Teams participating: 12 (last two teams were relegated to the Division B)
Players participating: 100 from 14 countries (incl. 37 GMs, 18 IMs, 11 WGMs, 6 WIMs and 1 WFM)
Games played: 660
Competition format: Five board double round robin.
Final order decided by: 1. Match points; 2. Game points
Time control: all moves in 90 minutes + 30 sec. increment per move
One game in every match is 25m + 30s rapid
Website: http://www.qipai.org.cn [ZH]
Other Websites: ChessBase report: Chinese Chess League concludes
Official logo: China 2013
Downloadable game file: 13china.zip

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