Chess as a demonstration sport in Pyeongchang 2018 ?

In 2015, FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov visited South Korea and said the Head of the Organizing Committee of the Winter Olympic Games 2018 invited FIDE to participate in the Games as a demonstration sport.

http://www.chessdom.com/chess-makes-a-step-towards-inclusion-in-olympic-games/

http://kirsan.today/en/interview/item/111-kirsan-ilyumzhinov-the-world-s-strongest-chess-players-will-play-at-the-2018-winter-olympics.html

The Olympic Games have started and no news about chess ! Has it been canceled ?




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