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Official announcement: No Millionaire Open in 2017

Quite a number of people have written to MC in the past few weeks asking about details for the next event. Unfortunately, due to lack of sponsorship, the decision has been made that there will be no MC Open in 2017. This announcement does not preclude the possibility of editions in future years. The dream of high-stakes...

It has been a very intense three years since we began this journey at Millionaire Chess.  Please note that this will be the last newsletter until we have new announcements to make.  

The Third edition of the Millionaire Chess Open, the world’s richest open-format chess tournament ran from October 6th-10th, 2016. After two exciting though incredibly challenging years...

Atlantic City, New Jersey - The third edition of the Millionaire Chess Open, the world’s richest open-format chess tournament ran from October 6-10 to much uncertainty.  After two exciting though incredibly challenging years in Las Vegas, this year’s tournament, dubbed “MC3”, moved to a new home at Harrah’s Resort in Atlantic City. While many fans had come to expect the tradition would...

The Polish Grandmaster Dariusz Swiercz has won the 3rd Millionaire Chess Open. The 22-year-old former World Junior Champion beat Gawain Jones in the final.

October 10, 2016

Photos by David Llada. The photos are available for download here.

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