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Mikhail Gorbachev closes Women's World Championship
Thursday, December 01, 2011 9:51
Mikhail Gorbachev closed the Women's World Championship match between Hou Yifan and Humpy Konery on Wednesday. The closing ceremony was held in the Presidential Palace in the capital of Albania on the evening of the 30th of November. Report & photos © FIDE by Anna Burtasova & Anastasiya Karlovich The ceremony was attended by Mikhail...
82nd FIDE Congress: Dutch fears allayed
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 17:47
Between October 15th and 21st the 82nd FIDE Congress took place in Krakow, Poland. Many important decisions were taken in different areas and on a wide range of topics. However, no official documents, reports or minutes of the meetings and results seem to be available at the moment. One thing is clear: the Dutch fears about the FIDE rating system...