STANDINGS & SCHEDULE
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The FTX Crypto Cup is a 9-day tournament part of a bigger set of tournaments called the Meltwater Champions Chess Tour.
The first 3 days are prelims in which each player plays round-robin style against the other players.
The top 8 advance to the finals, which consist of two days of quarterfinals, two days of semifinals and then two days of finals.
The prize fund is a record $320,000:
$220,000 USD in cash distributed amongst the players, and an additional Bitcoin prize fund of $100,000.
At 14:30 CEST on May 17th this figure is set at 2.1825 Bitcoin.
You can watch the FTX Crypto Cup on
The finals will be shown on Eurosport.
You can also check this site for daily reports on the tournament and standings in our news section.
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