FIDE Checkmate Coronavirus

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FIDE Checkmate Coronavirus tournaments on Lichess ran non-stop for 30 days or 720 hours.

Tournaments were aimed at all chess players, regardless of age, country, or level of play. 1500 special prizes, were distributed among winners of a random draw (raffle). Inspired by the Olympic Creed, we give a winning chance to everyone and reward involvement and participation. The major prize was 64 one-week invitations to the 2021 Chess Olympiad in Moscow!

To check if you are on the list of winners, have a look here:
📍 Saw your name among the winners? Don't forget to claim the prize! Please contact us before June 30th 2020 by sending an email to with the following data:
• player’s nickname
• player’s real name
• player’s email address
• player’s home address (only for players who won Checkmate Coronavirus Souvenirs)

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CheckmateCoronavirus Marathon3 Arena1+1 • Bullet • Rated • 6hInner team
Checkmate Coronavirus Blitz Arena3+2 • Blitz • Rated • 2hInner team
CheckmateCoronavirus Marathon2 Arena1+1 • Bullet • Rated • 6hInner team
Checkmate Coronavirus Bullet Arena1+0 • Bullet • Rated • 1hInner team
CheckmateCoronavirus Marathon1 Arena3+2 • Blitz • Rated • 12hInner team