Dubai (UAE) will host the inaugural edition of the Global Chess League (GCL) from June 21 to July 2, 2023.
* The chess league will be held in association with Dubai Sports Council, the hosting partner of the league.
* It will feature six teams with six players each, including a minimum of two female players and one icon player per team.
* The six teams will compete in a round-robin format where each team will play 10 matches.
* GCL is a joint venture of FIDE and Tech Mahindra..
Source : Indian Express