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First-ever Chess Olympic Flame lit in India

The first-ever Chess Olympiad Torch Relay took place today at Indira Gandhi Stadium in New Delhi. Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi lit the Flame and handed it over to 15th World Chess Champion Viswanathan Anand. With less than 50 days to go, the Olympiad in Chennai broke participants’ records with 187 countries already enrolled

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Replay the video of the Torch Relay for the 44th Chess Olympiad 2022:

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