11:00 - 11:30 – Registration, pairings
11:30 - 15:00 – Rounds 1-7, Closing ceremony
Awards will be given on December 30 during the Closing ceremony of the King Salman World Rapid and Blitz champions. Prizes are from Yandex.
16:00 – Chess solving contest by a three-time World Champion in chess composition Oleg Pervakov. Prizes are from Yandex.