Albania hosts for the first time World Chess Championship

For the first time, 400 chess players from all over the world will come to Albania to compete in the beautiful chess game at the “World School Championships”. Durres will be the host of the chess players taking part in this Chess Festival from 20 to 29 April 2018, an activity organized by the Albanian Federation of Chess, under the auspices of FIDE (World Federation of Chess), Albanian Government and the Ministry of Education, Sports and Youth.

“There will be hundreds of journalists; official organizers of the World Federation of Chess, in this first Albanian event, with a total of 600 people, “said Erald Dervishi, vice president of the Albanian Federation of Chess, adding that” This is one of the most important annual events of FIDE “.

“We have several Albanian children groups, who are currently trained by personalized trainers. We have two or three students who can really produce satisfactory results in this international event. “Dervishaj said./Klara Ruci/