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Chennai Chess Olympiad | Open

Moussard, Jules vs. Giri, Anish

The 44th FIDE Chess Olympiad is taking place in Chennai, India from July 29 to August 9, 2022, with almost 200 national teams in the Open section and over 150 in the Women's. Each team consists of 5 players, with 4 playing each match, and they battle it out in a Swiss system over 11 rounds. Players receive 90 minutes for 40 moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the game, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one. No draw offers are allowed before move 30. Teams score 2 match points for a win and 1 for a draw. Official website: chessolympiad.fide.com