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187 countries enrolled for the record-breaking 44th Chess Olympiad 2022

Exactly two months left before the start of the 44th Chess Olympiad 2022 and 187 countries with 343 teams (189 in the Open section and 154 in the Women’s section) enrolled for the competition.

In the previous Chess Olympiad held in Baku in 2018, the participation record of team numbers was set with 176 countries, 184 teams in Open section, and 150 teams in the Women’s section. With more time left before the registrations are closed for Chennai, it is almost ensured that the new participants record will be broken.

A number of countries already revealed the composition of their teams for Chennai, such as: NorwayGermanySpain, SerbiaMonacoKenyaIndiaUgandaSri LankaMalawiSouth SudanMongolia, Argentina …

All information related to the 44th Chess Olympiad 2022 can be found here.

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