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World Events
NamePlaceStartEnd
World Championship Match 2016  
World Schools Individual Championships 2016  
Women's World Rapid and Blitz Championships 2016Qatar  
World Rapid and Blitz Championships 2016Qatar  
Women's FIDE Grand Prix SeriesTeheran, Iran10-Feb-201624-Feb-2016
IMSA Elite Mind GamesHuai'an, China25-Feb-20163-Mar-2016
Women's World Championship Match 2016Lviv, Ukraine1-Mar-201619-Mar-2016
Candidates TournamentMoscow, Russia10-Mar-201630-Mar-2016
World Amateur Championship 2016Halkidiki, Greece18-Apr-201628-Apr-2016
Women's FIDE Grand Prix SeriesBatumi, Georgia19-Apr-20163-May-2016
FIDE Grand Prix Series11-May-201625-May-2016
World Senior Team Chess Championship 2016Dresden, Germany26-Jun-20164-Jul-2016
Women's FIDE Grand Prix SeriesChengdu, China1-Jul-201615-Jul-2016
FIDE Grand Prix Series6-Jul-201620-Jul-2016
World Youth U-16 Chess Olympiad 2016Poprad-Tatry, Slovakia21-Jul-201630-Jul-2016
World Junior and Girls U20 Championship 2016Bhuvaneswar, Orissa, India7-Aug-201621-Aug-2016
World Youth U14, U16, U18 Championships 2016Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia1-Sep-201615-Sep-2016
42nd World Chess Olympiad 2016Baku, Azerbaijan17-Sep-201630-Sep-2016
Women's World Championship 201611-Oct-201631-Oct-2016
World Cadets U8, U10, U12 Championships 2016Batumi, Georgia18-Oct-201631-Oct-2016
World Senior Championships 2016Marianske Lazne, Czech Republic18-Nov-20161-Dec-2016

European Events
NamePlaceStartEnd
European Senior Team Chess Championship 2016Halkidiki, Greece18-Apr-201628-Apr-2016
European Individual Chess Championship 2016Gjakovo, Kosovo11-May-201624-May-2016
European Individual Women’s Chess Championship 2016Mamaia, Romania26-May-20168-Jun-2016
European Senior Individual Championship 2016Yerevan, Armenia4-Jun-201614-Jun-2016
European Amateur Chess Championship 2016Ruzomberok, Slovakia5-Jun-201612-Jun-2016
European School Chess Championship 2016Kassandra, Greece16-Jun-201626-Jun-2016
European Youth Team Chess Championship 2016Celje, Slovenia9-Jul-201617-Jul-2016
European Universities Games 2016Zagreb, Croatia11-Jul-201615-Jul-2016
European Youth Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships 2016Novi Sad, Serbia19-Jul-201624-Jul-2016
European Youth Chess Championship 2016Prague, Czech Republic17-Aug-201628-Aug-2016
European Chess Club Cup 2016Novi Sad, Serbia5-Nov-201613-Nov-2016
European Chess Club Cup for Women 2016Novi Sad, Serbia5-Nov-201613-Nov-2016
European Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships 2016Tallinn, Estonia14-Dec-201618-Dec-2016

American Events
NamePlaceStartEnd
American Continental Women's ChampionshipLima, Peru19-Feb-201628-Feb-2016
Panamerican U20 Chess Championship 2016Colombia19-Jun-201626-Jun-2016
South American Youth Festival 2016Santiago, Chile8-Oct-201614-Oct-2016
Panamerican Schools Chess Championship 2016Cartagena, Colombia20-Nov-201626-Nov-2016
South American Youth Festival 2016Santiago, Chile2-Dec-201610-Dec-2016

Asian Events
NamePlaceStartEnd
Asian Nations Cup (Men and Women) 2016Abu Dhabi, UAE27-Mar-20168-Apr-2016
Asian Youth U8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18 Championship 2016Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia5-Apr-201615-Apr-2016
Asian Nations Cup Rapid Championship 2016Abu Dhabi, UAE6-Apr-20166-Apr-2016
Asian Nations Cup Blitz Championship 2016Abu Dhabi, UAE7-Apr-20167-Apr-2016
Asian Youth Blitz Championship 2016Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia9-Apr-20169-Apr-2016
Asian Youth Rapid Championship 2016Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia10-Apr-201610-Apr-2016
Asian Juniors and Girls U-20 Championships 2016New Delhi, India2-May-201611-May-2016
Asian Juniors and Girls Rapid Championship 2016New Delhi, India3-May-20163-May-2016
Asian Juniors and Girls Blitz Championship 2016New Delhi, India11-May-201611-May-2016
Asian Individual Championship (Men and Women) 2016Tashkent, Uzbekistan25-May-20165-Jun-2016
Asian Individual Blitz Championship (Men and Women) 2016Tashkent, Uzbekistan4-Jun-20164-Jun-2016
Asian Schools Chess Championships 2016Tehran, Iran9-Jul-201618-Jul-2016
Asian Schools Rapid Championships 2016Tehran, Iran10-Jul-201610-Jul-2016
Asian Schools Blitz Championships 2016Tehran, Iran17-Jul-201617-Jul-2016
Asian Seniors Chess Championship 2016Mandalay, Myanmar26-Oct-20165-Nov-2016
Asian Amateur Chess Championship 2016Kuwait City, Kuwait16-Nov-201625-Nov-2016

African Zonals
NamePlaceStartEnd
African Zonal 4.4Accra, Ghana28-Mar-20166-Apr-2016
African Zonal 4.1Algiers, Algeria9-Apr-201616-Apr-2016
African Zonal 4.2Nairobi, Kenya20-Apr-201630-Apr-2016
African Zonal 4.3Le Morne, Mauritius23-Apr-20162-May-2016
African Zonal 4.3 Youth Team U16Beira, Mozambique8-Jul-201615-Jul-2016
African Zonal 4.2 Youth Team U16Kigali, Rwanda15-Jul-201622-Jul-2016
African Zonal 4.4 Youth Team U16Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso22-Jul-201631-Jul-2016
African Zonal 4.1 Youth Team U16Nouakchott, Mauritania24-Jul-20162-Aug-2016

African Events
NamePlaceStartEnd
African Individual ChampionshipsKampala, Uganda20-May-201631-May-2016
African Blitz ChampionshipsKampala, Uganda28-May-201628-May-2016
African Rapid ChampionshipsKampala, Uganda29-May-201629-May-2016
African Women's ChallengeGaborone, Botswana9-Jul-201616-Jul-2016
African Amateur Individual ChampionshipsLome, Togo4-Aug-201613-Aug-2016
African Youth ChampionshipsPort Elizabeth, South Africa20-Aug-201628-Aug-2016
African Clubs ChampionshipsCape Town, South Africa7-Oct-201613-Oct-2016
African Schools Individual ChampionshipsLusaka, Zambia10-Dec-201618-Dec-2016
African Junior ChampionshipsTunis, Tunisia27-Dec-20166-Jan-2017

Arab Events
NamePlaceStartEnd
8th Arab Women Clubs Championship 2016Kuwait1-Feb-20169-Feb-2016
Arab Individual Chess Championship 2016 Under (8-10-12-14-16-18-20) Girls & OpenTunis26-Mar-20163-Apr-2016
Arab Individual Chess Championship 2016 (Women & Open)Sudan1-Oct-201610-Oct-2016
Arab Individual Blitz Championship 2016 (Women & Open)Sudan4-Oct-20164-Oct-2016
Arab Individual Rapid Championship 2016 (Women & Open)Sudan5-Oct-20166-Oct-2016
Arab Clubs Chess Championship 2016Morocco1-Nov-201610-Nov-2016

Presidential Board / Congress
NamePlaceStartEnd
1st Quarter 2016 Presidential BoardMoscow, Russia27-Mar-201630-Mar-2016
87th FIDE CongressBaku, Azerbaijan20-Sep-201630-Sep-2016

Other Official Events
NamePlaceStartEnd
SportAccord ConventionLausanne, Switzerland17-Apr-201622-Apr-2016
Commonwealth Chess Championship 2016Sri Lanka29-Jul-20166-Aug-2016

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