Change for 2018 World Junior & Girls U20 Championship Dates & Venue

Each National Federation can enter one (1) player born on or after 1st January 1998 in each of the boys
(open) and girl categories, totaling a maximum of two (2) invited players

The 2018 World Junior and Girls U20 Championship has changed its dates to 4 - 16 September 2018 and venue to Gebze city, Kocaeli, Turkey.

The dates have been changed because of the clash with the 43rd World Chess Olympiad.