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FIDE World Rapid & Blitz Chess Championships 2020 postponed

FIDE World Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships 2020 initially scheduled for the end of December 2020 are postponed to 2021.

Due to present circumstances and covid-19 pandemic situation, health and logistic challenges for organisation of such event couldn’t be resolved.

In view of the situation FIDE has decided to postpone the event aiming to organise it in spring 2021.

Official announcement

FIDE World Rapid&Blitz Chess Championships