Schedule and Regulations

1st stage Swiss system

Sunday August 10 2014 Round 1 15:30
Monday August 11 2014 Round 2 10:00
Tuesday August 12 2014 Round 3 09:00
Wednesday August 13 2014 Round 4 10:00
Thursday August 14 2014  Round 5 09:30
Thursday August 14 2014 Round 6 15:30
Friday August 15 2014 Rest  
Saturday August 16 2014 Round 7 09:30
Sunday August 17 2014 Round 8 09:30
Monday August 18 2014 Round 9 15:00
Tuesday August 19 2014 Round 10 09:30
Wednesday August 20 2014 Rest  

2nd stage Knock-out

Thursday August 21 2014 Quarter Final 09:30
Friday August 22 2014 Rest  
Saturday August 23 Semi Final 10:00
Sunday August 24 Final 10:00

Second stage with the best 8 players from the 1st stage.

Quarter Final

A nr 1 - nr 8
B nr 2 - nr 7
C nr 3 - nr 6
D nr 4 - nr 5

Semi Final

1. Winner A - Winner D
2. Winner B - Winner C

Matches for places 5-8

Loser A - Loser D
Loser B - Loser C

Final

Winner 1 - Winner 2

Matches for places 3-8

 

Rate of play

Fischer 1:20h + 1 minute per move.
For Swiss stage, ranking based on: Solkoff, Solkoff median and Solkoff tronqué. Then:
1. result between ex-aequo players;
2. number of victories;
3. comparison in order of ranking
4. rank or rating.

Tiebreak of the 2nd stage

1. Fischer 15 minutes + 5 seconds per move
2. If 1 does not bring a winner, then Fischer 5 minutes + 3 seconds per move
3. If 2 does not bring a winner, then Fischer 5 minutes + 2 seconds within which time as many games must be played until there is a winner.

 

Qualification for 2015 World Championship:

The African Confederation CAJD has 4 places in the 2015 World Championship. 2013 Vice World Champion Jean Marc Ndjofang has a direct place in the 2015 World Championship. The 4 places are divided as follows: number one of the 1 stage (Swiss system) and numbers 1-3 of the 2nd stage.