Fulton Market Building, Seaport District, New York City
November 11 – November 30, 2016
The winner needs 6,5 points out of twelve games. If the score is tied after twelve games there will be:
- four games of rapid chess
- up to five two-game matches of blitz chess
Regulations concerning draw
Draws are not permitted before move 30, except by repetition of moves.
No official statement released; minimum of 1 million dollar.
Players are required to wear suits.