29 January 2023
Chess Olympiad for People with Disabilities Starts in Belgrade
Andrey Obodchuk will play for the FIDE team.
Photo: Mark Livshitz
The Chess Olympiad for People with Disabilities will take place in the capital of Serbia from 29 January to 5 February. This is a team competition played over four boards. The majority of teams are selected by rating, and some are nominated by the FIDE President.
At the moment, 26 teams are registered, including the FIDE team. It is composed of Tran Thi Bich Thuy (Vietnam), WIM Natasha Morales Santos (Puerto Rico), the Russian IM Andrey Obodchuk (FIDE), the Belarusian Igor Rosikhin (FIDE), and IM Justin Sarkar (USA).
Tournament on Chess-Results
Information on Fide.com