FIDE confirms the World Team Championship (Open and Women sections) to be staged in Astana, Kazakhstan. The event will take place between March 4 (arrival) and March 15 (departure). FIDE President nominates India as a wild card both for Open and Women sections as they were first reserves according to the results of 2018 Olympiad.
In addition, the host Federation (Kazakhstan) will have a right to nominate its teams.
Here is the final list of participating countries:
List of reserve teams:
Reserve Teams Open Section Women Section
1st reserve Team Vietnam Azerbaijan
2nd reserve Team Armenia Kazakhstan
3rd reserve Team France France
4th reserve Team Ukraine Spain