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While online play is fun and tournaments involving established players seem to have migrated with reasonable comfort, these have all been officially unrated


Devangshu Datta 

In Leg 4 of the women’s online GP, Koneru Humpy is in the semi-finals after beating Valentina Gunina
In Leg 4 of the women’s online GP, Koneru Humpy is in the semi-finals after beating Valentina Gunina

Monday is International Day, which means a broadcast event where various officials and stars will speak about using to promote inclusion, social cohesion, etc, with a focus on responses and recovery from the current pandemic. This has been celebrated since 1966 (Fide was founded on July 20, 1924), but 2020 presents unique challenges.



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First Published: Fri, July 17 2020. 23:32 IST