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Ding Liren reveals the Chinese Team will not play in the 44th Chess Olympiad 2022

Ding Liren is currently playing the FIDE Candidates Chess Tournament 2022 in Madrid. In the post-game interview with WGM Dina Belenkaya, he disclosed the Chinese Team will not compete in the upcoming 44th Chess Olympiad 2022 which takes place in Chennai from 28th July – 10th August. Being asked if he is going to the Olympiad, Liren answered: “No, I think Chinese team will not play“.

China Open Team won 2018 Chess Olympiad in Batumi. Photo: Maria Emelianova/

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