The Opening Ceremony for the International Chess Federation (FIDE) Candidates Tournament is set to take place in Yekaterinburg tomorrow despite the coronavirus pandemic.
Delegates will begin to arrive in Abu Dhabi tomorrow for the International Chess Federation (FIDE) Extraordinary General Assembly.
The Women's World Chess Championship match has been sent to tiebreaks, after Russian challenger Aleksandra Goryachkina triumphed in her must-win encounter in Vladivostok today.
China's Ju Wenjun is on the brink of successfully defending her title at the Women's World Chess Championship, after today's penultimate game was drawn in Vladivostok.
China's defending champion Ju Wenjun defeated Russian challenger Aleksandra Goryachkina for the second game in a row to move within one victory of reclaiming her title at the Women's World Chess Championship.
Reigning champion Ju Wenjun struck straight back against challenger Aleksandra Goryachkina to level the Women's World Chess Championship once more at 4½-4½.
The Women's World Chess Championship remains all square, after resuming with a draw today in the second host city of Vladivostok.
The Women's World Chess Championship will head to its second venue in Vladivostok all square after today's sixth game in Shanghai was drawn.
Defending champion Ju Wenjun claimed the first victory of this year's Women's World Chess Championship in game four in Shanghai.
The third game of this year's Women's World Chess Championship ended in a third draw to maintain the deadlock in Shanghai.
The second game in the 2020 Women's World Chess Championship has ended in a second draw in Shanghai.
Magnus Carlsen earned his fifth title after winning a tie-break at the King Salman Blitz World Chess Championships in Moscow.