World chess regulator FIDE has postponed the Olympiad to be held in Moscow from 5 to 17 August 2021 due to Kovid 19. FIDE issued a statement saying that the Olympiad and FIDE Congress, which was to be held in August in Moscow and Khanty Mencisk, will now take place in 2021 at the same places. "Chess is a very popular Olympiad FIDE tournament involving thousands of people including players, coaches, officials and spectators," the statement said. is also . We are currently concerned about the Kovid 19 pandemic and its impact on people. "Five-time world champions Vishwanathan Anand and Koneru Hampi were to lead India in the Open and Women's category.