Upcoming 2021 International Tournaments
1."2021 African Online World Cup Pre-Qualifying Chess Championships"
a. 23 Apr – 2 May 2021 (Online)
b. It is an open tournament. Anybody can enter.
c. It will be played in categories (sections) comprised by the gender and zone.
d. Stipends for the winners of each category to the 2021 African Individual Chess.
2.2021 African Individual Chess
a. 17-28 May 2021 (OTB, Crossroads Hotel, Lilongwe, Malawi)
b. South Africa can enter 5 players per section.
c. GM, WGM and WIM can enter in addition to 5 players per country.
d. Top 4 in each section qualify for FIDE World Cup 2021
3.FIDE World Cup 2021
a. 10 July – 3 Aug 2021 (OTB, Sochi, Russia)
b. Players that already qualified (see Fide regulations)
c. 1 x player nominated by South Africa
d. 4 x players from 2021 African Individual Chess