FIDE to draft compromise regulation

FIDE has heard Magnus Carlsen’s ideas for the world championship match 2023 at a confidential meeting during the penultimate round of the Candidates Tournament in Madrid. According to FIDE General Director Emil Sutovsky there are no regulations yet and a draft is to be provided to Carlsen in the next days that shall integrate both FIDE’s and the world champion’s views. Carlsen is expected to decide if he plays the 2023 match by 20 July.