SCHEDULE OF THE 1999 WORLD CHESS CHAMPIONSHIPS

 

Opening ceremony                            July 30         (evening)

 

Round 1                game 1         Jul 31                                       72 players

                            game 2         Aug 1                   

                            tie break       Aug 2                            

Round 2                game 1         Aug 3                                       64 players

                            game 2         Aug 4

                            tie break       Aug 5

Round 3                game 1         Aug 6                                       32 players

                            game 2         Aug 7

                            tie break       Aug 8

Round 4                game 1         Aug 9                                       16 players

                            game 2         Aug 10

                            tie break       Aug 11

Round 5                game 1         Aug 12                                     8 players

                            game 2         Aug 13

                            tie break       Aug 14

Round 6                game 1         Aug 15                                     4 players

                            game 2         Aug 16

                            game 3         Aug 17

                            game 4         Aug 18

                            tie break       Aug 19

 

Finals                   day off                  Aug 20                                     2 players

                            day off                 Aug 21         drawing of lots        (evening)

                            game 1         Aug 22

                            game 2         Aug 23

                            game 3         Aug 24

                            day off         Aug 25

                            game 4         Aug 26

                            game 5         Aug 27

                            game 6         Aug 28

                            tie break       Aug 29

 

Closing ceremony                    Aug 30         (evening)