The chess matches of the 26th Universiade to be held in 2011

1. Competition time:

Aug.15 — 21, 2011

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2. Competition venues:

Meihua Hall, 5th floor of Convention and Exhibition Center

3. Competition programs:

men's individual competition ,women’s individual competition,and mixed team competition

4. Competition introduction:

The game is played on a square chessboard with 64 squares arranged in an eight-by-eight square. The dark yellow check is called”black check”,and the light yellow check is called ‘white check’,the chess is moved inside these checks by players. There’re thirty-two chesses, , each player (one controlling the white pieces, the other controlling the black pieces) controls sixteen pieces: one king, one queen, two rooks, two knights, two bishops, and eight pawns.

In the official competition, the tridimensional pieces are used in playing chess | Editor:Chukinto
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