On July 15, 2022, a two-day chess tournament will begin in Turkmenistan, which will be attended by representatives of the diplomatic corps in the country. This event is held on the eve of the International Chess Day. This year India will host the World Chess Olympiad, so the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan in cooperation with the Embassy of India organized a chess tournament, which consists of seven rounds with 10 minutes for each move.
On the day of the tournament, female chess players of Turkmenistan will receive awards for taking third place in the world festival. A tour of the chess and draughts school located in Ashgabat will be conducted for the participants and guests.