Prize Money: Major

1st £1,200; 2nd £600; 3rd £400; 4th £200

Best relative rating achievement:

2000 - 2100 £100
1900 - 1999 £100
1800 - 1899 £100
1700 - 1799 £100
1699 and below £100

Best score by an IOM-based player, playing under the Manx flag: £100

Prizes (including the first prize) shall be shared where players have the same score.
No player can win more than one complete prize.

Tie-break (for deciding who receives the award of a trophy):

In the event of a tie for first place, the winner will be decided by tie-break, in the following order of priority:

  • The results between the players involved in the tie
  • Sum of progressive score
  • Sum of opponents’ scores (Buchholz)
  • Sonneborn-Berger
  • Number of won games
"I play and prepare on"
GM Hikaru Nakamura

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Announcement of the 2017 Isle of Man International Chess Tournament
Published: 03 Apr 2017 Isle of Man International Chess Tournament 2017

Entries are now open for the 2017 edition of the Isle of Man International Chess Tournament, to be held in Douglas from 23 September to 1 October, made possible by substantial sponsorship from the Scheinberg family...

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Organised by the Isle of Man International Chess Committee