Less than two months are left before the starts of the FIDE World Team Championship and the FIDE Women’s World Team Championship.
Magnus Carlsen will not come to Khanty-Mansiysk to participate in the FIDE World Team Championship that will take place on June 16-27.
On February 7 2017 FIDE and Ugra Chess Federation have signed an agreement on organizing and conducting Chess Olympiad 2020 in Khanty-Mansiysk.
September’13 was the day of the final round of XXXXII World Chess Olympiad in Baku and the last day of work of FIDE General Assembly.
The delegation from Khanty-Mansiysk autonomous region – Ugra will participate in the FIDE General Assembly that is scheduled from September’10 till September’14 in Baku, Azerbaijan to make a presentation of the capital of the region as a candidate for hosting XXXXIV Chess Olympiad.
A joint committee dedicated to hosting international sport competitions in Russia was held in Moscow under the guidance of the Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Arkady Dvorkovich. The governor of Ugra Natalia Komarova was also taking part in the meeting.