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FIDE Online Olympiad Play-off Stage


by Can Aydinoglu


The FIDE Online Olympiad Play-off Stage is taking place from 27-30 August 2020. It will be played over 2 matches. In case of a tie Armageddon game will be played. 15 minutes for the entire game, plus a 5-second increment starting from move one.

India and Russia declared joint winners of the Online Chess Olympiad. Because of a global internet outage, that severely affected many countries including India , Indian players couldn't continue to play. The FIDE President made the decision to award Gold Medals to both teams .





Final
India - Russia : 1 - 1



Quarterfinals
Hungary - Russia : 0.5-1.5
USA - Ukraine : 2-0
India - Armenia : 2-0
Azerbaijan - Poland : 1-2



Semifinals
USA - Russia : 0.5-1.5
India - Poland : 2-1


Preliminary round
Hungary - Germany : 2-1
China - Ukraine : 1-2
Greece - Armenia : 0-2
Bulgaria - Poland : 0-2





























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