On June 29,the FinChess tournament, organized by Friflex since 2018, was held in Moscow at Chistye Prudy. 12 teams from leading financial and IT companies took part in the competition. All games were digitized and broadcast using the idChess platform.
The tournament was held according to the Swiss system with 5+2 time control. 12 teams from leading financial and IT companies took part in the competition: Gazprombank (3 teams), Open Mobile Platform, Friflex, Moscow School of Management SKOLKOVO, Yandex, Bank of Russia, VK, Energogarant, Russian Standard Bank.
The Yandex team won the tournament. The second place was taken by the VK team, and the third - by the Bank of Russia. The organizers awarded each team a special nomination.
idChess was used to broadcast the tournament games. Spectators had the opportunity to follow the progress of the matches on the screen or in the idChess mobile application on their devices.
“We like the tournament very much, especially its atmosphere, location, preparation (arbitration, convenient places), as well as the organized broadcasting of the games. We will be glad to participate again,”
The partners of the summer FinChess tournament were the non-fiction publishing house Bombora, the school of public speaking The King Speaks, the coffee brand Catherine the Welder, the wine school Astra Wine.