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FIDE Chess Olympiad 2022 Live Streaming Updates: Chess Olympiad fever peaks in Chennai with Indian teams appearing primed for glory in the…

FIDE Chess Olympiad 2022 Live Streaming Updates: Chess Olympiad fever peaks in Chennai with Indian teams appearing primed for glory in the 44th edition of the prestigious event that starts on Thursday. With powerhouses Russia and China missing, India will field three teams each in the Open and women’s sections respectively. Though the five-time world champion and legendary Viswanathan Anand has chosen not to play and donned the mentor’s hat this time, the Indian teams, nonetheless, wear a formidable look. Follow Chess Olympiad 2022 updates on InsideSport.IN 

FIDE Chess Olympiad 2022 LIVE: FIDE Chess Olympiad starts in Chennai, Check All you want to know about India squads for Chess Olympiad,  India Matches Schedule and LIVE Broadcast details

FIDE Chess Olympiad 2022 LIVE: FIDE Chess Olympiad starts in Chennai, Check All you want to know about India squads for Chess Olympiad,  India Matches Schedule and LIVE Broadcast details

The Chess Olympiad is being held in India for the first time and the event has officially kickstarted with a grand opening ceremony on Thursday. Players will begin their action from Friday, 29th July 2022.

The upcoming edition will be the largest ever Chess Olympiad as it has attracted a record 188 teams in the Open section and 162 in the women’s section from across 185 countries in the world would also see six from India in the fray. Each team will have five members and all the 30 players representing India in this tournament are all Grandmasters.

The Indian ‘A’ team, is seeded second behind the star-studded USA is likely to be among the main challengers for the top prize. Meanwhile, the youthful India ‘B’ squad coached by R B Ramesh, is seeded 11th and can be counted among the dark horses. This team has two of India’s youngest grandmasters R Praggnanandhaa and D Gukesh.

Indian teams at Chess Olympiad 

Men’s team:

A: Vidit S Gujrathi, P Harikrishna, Arjun Erigaisi, S L Narayanan, K Sasikiran.
B: Nihal Sarin, D Gukesh, R Praggnanandhaa, B Adhiban, Raunak Sadhwani.
C: Surya Shekhar Ganguly, S P Sethuraman, Abhijeet Gupta, Karthikeyan Murali, Abhimanyu Puranik.

Women’s team: 
A: Koneru Humpy, D Harika, R Vaishali, Tania Sachdev, Bhakti Kulkarni.
B: Vantika Agarwal, Soumya Swaminathan, Mary Ann Gomes, Padmini Rout, Divya Deshmukh.
C: Easha Karvade, Sahithi Varshini. Pratyusha Bodda, P V Nandhidhaa, Vishwa Vasnawala.

What are the rules and format for the Chess Olympiad 2022?

The tournament will be played in a classical format. The players will have to make 40 moves within 90 minutes. The players can offer a draw to their opponent at any point in the match. A team will totally play 11 matches and the team that gets the maximum points at the end of all the rounds will win the title.

What is the schedule for the Chess Olympiad 2022?

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

July 30: Round 2 at 3 pm (IST)

July 31: Round 3 at 3 pm (IST)

August 1: Round 4 at 3 pm (IST)

August 2: Round 5 at 3 pm (IST)

August 3: Round 6 at 3 pm (IST)

August 4: Rest Day

August 5: Round 7 at 3 pm (IST)

August 6: Round 8 at 3 pm (IST)

August 7: Round 9 at 3 pm (IST)

August 8: Round 10 at 3 pm (IST)

Chess Olympiad 2022 live streaming details:

Where will the 44th Chess Olympiad match be played?

The 44th Chess Olympiad will be played at the Four Points by Sheraton Mahabalipuram Resort and Convention Centre, located on the East Coast Road in Chennai, Tamil Nadu.

How do I watch the live telecast of the Chess Olympiad 2022 opening ceremony? The live telecast of the Chess Olympiad 2022 opening ceremony will be done by Doordarshan.

How do I watch the live streaming of the 44th Chess Olympiad opening ceremony? You can watch the live streaming of the 44th Chess Olympiad on the YouTube channels of Chessbase India and FIDE.

When will the opening ceremony for the 44th Chess Olympiad 2022 begin? The matches of the Chess Olympiad 2022 start at 3 PM IST on Friday and the opening ceremony for the tournament is scheduled to begin at 6 PM IST on Thursday.

FIDE Chess Olympiad 2022 LIVE: FIDE Chess Olympiad starts in Chennai, Check All you want to know about India squads for Chess Olympiad,  India Matches Schedule and LIVE Broadcast details


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