When filled, 2 out of 4 players registered
ICCF standard time control 10 moves in 40 days with duplication after 12 days
The following players have the right to participate in a Higher-class tournament:
(a) players rated 1900 or more;
(b) players without an ICCF rating who are nominated by their National Federation and accompanied by a statement of qualification.
Players have to be rated 1900 or above.