For the first time ever in chess history It was used in a tournament the new rule FIDE CHESS 180 Before we start a few words to remind you as you’ve read for sure on the tournament regulations that in this Blitz Championship, in the adult section and not in the under 16, it will be used the new FIDE rule Chess 180 for which, in a precise moment during the game, you will have to rotate the board 180 degrees during your time. This may only happen as exclusive decision of the arbiter. Chess 180. Happy Easter and April Fool’s day! Would YOU have fallen for it?