Online Chess Chooses Algorand Blockchain to Host Player Rankings

Online Chess Chooses Algorand Blockchain to Host Player Rankings

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Algorand’s blockchain platform has been selected by the official online body of chess to record the ratings and titles of players.

In an announcement on Thursday, Algorand said it will record FIDE Online Arena players’ data and provide a transparent platform where participants can view game information that’s updated in real time.

FIDE Online Arena is the federation’s internet server that is solely responsible for official digital tournaments and world championships in which players earn international ratings and titles.

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