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Ilyumzhinov and Borisov meeting in Sofia

WCC 2010 match documents to be signed

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As FIDE announced, following an invitation by the Prime Minister of Bulgaria Boyko Borisov, FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov will visit Sofia on 16 December 2009 for a meeting with the Bulgarian Prime Minister concerning the upcoming FIDE World Championship Match between title holder Vishy Anand and challenger Veselin Topalov. During his visit, the FIDE President will also sign the contract between FIDE and the Organising Committee of the event.

The exact dates of the April 2010 match and more details will be announced by FIDE after the meeting of 16 December in Sofia. Stay tuned with for all the details.

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