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Wednesday , March 22 2023

Kuwaiti referee participates in Int’l Chess Olympiad

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KUWAIT CITY, July 21: Kuwaiti international referee Khalaf Al-Azmi will participate in the World Chess Olympiad in Chennai, India, scheduled from July 27 to August 10, at the invitation of the International Chess Federation. In a statement to Kuwait News Agency (KUNA), Al- Azmi said he was proud of this invitation, which confirms the good reputation he gained through his refereeing of many local and regional championships.

Kuwaiti international referee Khalaf Al-Azmi

Al-Azmi added that this Olympiad is the largest international chess event. It is a series of matches held every two years, each chess team recognized by the International Chess Federation can participate by a four-player team.(KUNA)