The Lightning tournament consists of two stages, a group stage and a knock-out stage. Six players per group play a round robin tournament, the best players qualify for the knock-out stage.
Handicap according to rank reduced by one stone applies.
- Großer Saal (Group Stage)
- Parksaal (Knock-Outs)
10 minutes sudden death. Playing meaningless moves to drive the opponent over his clock is considered unsportsmanlike behaviour and expected not to been seen.
|1||Thursday - 26 July 2012||16:30||19:30|
|2||Thursday - 26 July 2012||20:15||21:45|