FIFA to cooperate with FIDE!?
Dvorkovich announced his running for FIDE president only last month and already an amazing commercial partnership is on the table. But it will only happen if Dvorkovich is elected in October.
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While short on details thus far, it is obvious that merely the aura of ‘FIFA’ on any chess event will greatly facilitate the finding of interested sponsors. We are potentially talking about millions of dollars here.