Africa Chess Media: GM Nigel Short Launches FIDE Presidential Campaign Website

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 20:00

English Grand Master Nigel Short became the first FIDE presidential candidate to launch an official election campaign website on Sunday, eleven weeks before votes are due to be cast in Batumi, Georgia.

Announcing the launch on social media, the 53-year-old professional player also informed his followers that the website’s content would be translated into French, Spanish and Russian in due course.