Individual tournament: every player participates on his/her behalf only.
Application. Only registered players.
2 stages tournament: First stage will be a Candidates tournament and Second stage will be a Final match between winner of Candidates and current World Champion.
Candidates tournament: 1st phase with groups and after K.O. Format in 1/8, 1/4, 1/2 and Final. Tie-break game when needed in the same map of round. High-glicko player will play red side.
Final match with current World Champion: It will be a match with small, medium and large maps with a minimum of 6 games but this number may vary.
Read the rules carefully.
Awards. The winner of the whole tournament gets a «lifetime» title and virtual «World Cup-2018» medal. Candidates winner will have too his own virtual medal. Player`s nick will be entered to the Hall of Fame.