30 January 2018
Absentee Meeting of RCF Supervisory Board Finishes
List of candidates for the RCF President formed.
On Monday, January 29, at 24.00, an absentee meeting of the RCF Supervisory Board finished. 28 members of 31 took part in it. The Supervisory Board formed a list of the candidates for the position of the RCF President. The list includes the following candidates: Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, Zaurbek Malsagov, Sergey Nesterov, Ivan Starikov, Eduard Suboch, and Andrey Filatov. The candidature of Andrey Selivanov was rejected by a majority vote.
The RCF Presidential election will take place in Moscow during the XIII Congress of the Russian Chess Federation, on February 3.