Chess, Motorcycling and Snooker Among New Sports Vying For Inclusion At Paris 2024 Olympics

The World Chess Federation (FIDE) announced Tuesday that it has launched a bid to have its sport added to the program at the Paris 2024 Olympic Games.  Claiming that Chess has “genuine global appeal” with 189 national federations and 600 million players, FIDE is proposing that faster forms of chess including the ‘rapid’ and ‘blitz’ … Continue reading Chess, Motorcycling and Snooker Among New Sports Vying For Inclusion At Paris 2024 Olympics