20 November 2018

World Championships in London

How many World Championship events have been held in London? Here's what I found on my World Championship site (see link in the sidebar). From the 19th century:-

After 1883 London we have to skip ahead a full century to find the next events:-

On top of those, London has hosted a few restricted events:-

Taking all of that into consideration, it's appropriate that London was awarded the venue for the 2018 Carlsen - Caruana match.

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