3rd Chess Stars Cup
The 3rd Stars Cup is being held in the Anzali Free Zone, Iran, from 12-17 February 2019. The format is a Scheveningen System pitting four invited international grandmasters against four of the best Iranian grandmasters. Players receive 90 minutes, with a 30-second increment per move starting from move one. The event is organised by the Guilan Chess Association under the auspices of the Iranian Chess Federation.