Chess Olympiad 2022: Schedule, dates, venue, Indian team, live stream, results and standings


The Chess Olympiad is a classic event where national chess federations compete in classic games for gold medals, trophies and the title of the strongest chess nation in the world.

The 44th Chess Olympiad will be held at the Four Points by Sheraton Mahabalipuram Resort and Convention Center. The resort is located on East Coast Road, Chennai.

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Schedule :
Everyday matches will start at 3 p.m. IST

The tournament will begin with “Round 1” on July 29 and continue until “Round 11” on August 9.

Opening ceremony:
The opening ceremony for the mega event will take place on July 28, and several big names in the political and sports fraternity will grace the event.

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July 29: 1 round at 3 p.m. (IST)

July 30: Round 2 at 3 p.m. (IST)

July 31: Round 3 at 3 p.m. (IST)

August 1: Round 4 at 3 p.m. (IST)

August 2: Round 5 at 3:00 p.m. (IST)

August 3: Round 6 at 3 p.m. (IST)

August 4: rest day

August 5: Round 7 at 3 p.m. (IST)

August 6: round 8 at 3 p.m. (IST)

August 7: Round 9 to 3 p.m. (IST)

August 8: Round 10 to 3 p.m. (IST)

August 9: round 11 at 3 p.m. (IST)

Results and ranking by team:

To be updated once the tournament has started

Prizes: The Olympiad includes team prizes and individual performance-based non-monetary prizes.

Team Prize

1st place in the Open section:
Hamilton Russell Cup

1st place in the female section:
Vera Menchik Cup

1st place in the combined ranking:
Nona Gaprindashvili Trophy

Players from the top three teams also receive team medals:

1st place:
Gold medal

2nd place:
Silver medal

3rd place:
Bronze medal

Individual awards

Players assigned to the same roster number compete for individual medals, awarded based on their performance rating:

1st place:
Gold medal

2nd place:
Silver medal

3rd place:
Bronze medal

Live broadcast :
The matches will be broadcast live in India by Chessbase India. Doordarshan – the national broadcaster – will also broadcast the Chess Olympiad live.


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