The Russian Team Championships among men and women will be played on November 18-29, 2020, in the Grand Hotel Zhemchuzhina, Sochi.
The match days are November 19-23 and 25-28. The rest day is on November 24. All rounds start at 3 PM (Moscow time). Nine rounds will be played in each tournament - the round-robin system in the open event and the Swiss in the women's.
Time control: 90 minutes for 40 moves and 30 minutes for the rest of the game with an increment of 30 seconds per move starting from move 1.
Team composition: 6 boards, 2 reserves in the open tournament and 4 boards, 1 reserve in the women's tournament.
The prize fund for the open event is 1,000,000 rubles and 600,000 rubles for the women's event.
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