Chess is recognised as one of the most fascinating, interesting and thrilling game filled with active and passive abilities. Its just depends upon how you play and how you use your brain! Well this game has a unique history and the inventions and got evolved and renovated according to the decades. Time changes everything but the basic remains always the same but chess has got into another level with much more enthusiastic and realistic game. Chess is just chess i must say. Not as a chess lover but in general chess can fascinate you and motivate you in a lot more way.

Well apart from this today‚Äôs day has got its very own importance. Well today is great day for all the chess lovers as well as for those who must be glad about the existence of chess. On 12 December 2019, the General Assembly proclaimed 20 July as World Chess Day to mark the date of the establishment of the International Chess Federation (FIDE) in Paris in 1924.

Under initiative of FIDE, July 20 has been observed as International Chess Day by chess players around the world since 1966.

The United Nations recognizes that sports, the arts and physical activity have the power to change perceptions, prejudices and behaviours, as well as to inspire people, break down racial and political barriers, combat discrimination and defuse conflict, and therefore contribute in promoting education, sustainable development, peace, cooperation, solidarity, social inclusion and health at the local, regional and international levels.

Chess is one of the most ancient, intellectual and cultural games, with a combination of sport, scientific thinking and elements of art. As an affordable and inclusive activity, it can be exercised anywhere and played by all, across the barriers of language, age, gender, physical ability or social status.

Chess is a global game, which promotes fairness, inclusion and mutual respect, and noting in this regard that it can contribute to an atmosphere of tolerance and understanding among peoples and nations.

Chess also offers important opportunities in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals, including strengthening education, realizing gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls and fostering inclusion, tolerance, mutual understanding and respect.

Throughout history, games and sports have helped humanity to survive times of crisis by reducing anxieties and improving mental health. While the coronavirus outbreak has forced most gaming and sports activities to scale down, chess has demonstrated remarkable resilience, adaptability and a very strong convening power in time of pandemic.

Over the past few months, the overall interest in chess is reported to have doubled, with more players than ever coming together to participate in chess events that are being increasingly held through online platforms.

Well as i said i ll need to write a long like theseus when it comes to chess. Well this is all what we got right now for you .

Chess is just chess!

So enjoy today's day, spread awareness as well as the benefits of chess, keep motivating keep playing, get inspired and inspire others.

CHESSVICKY.COM greetly wishes all the chess lovers and all other chess enthusiastic a very happy INTERNATIONAL CHESS DAY!