Chess Olympiad 2016 awarded to Baku
The FIDE Congress has awarded the 2016 World Chess Olympiad to the capital of Azerbaijan, Baku.
13-9-2012

 

The FIDE Congress has awarded the 2016 World Chess Olympiad to the capital of Azerbaijan, Baku. The other two application by Albena (Bulgaria) and Tallin (Estonia) were not approved.
The FIDE World Cup 2015 is also awarded to the city of Baku.