(VIDEO) HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco Attends the Opening of the Simultanée Prince Albert 1er.

On February 26, 2022, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco attended the opening of the Simultanée Prince Albert 1er Chess Tournament held inside the Main Hall of the Monte-Carlo Casino in Monaco.

Organized by the La Fédération Monégasque the tournament brought together 32 young chess players from the Cercle d’Echecs de Monte-Carlo to participate in this famous game of strategy.

According to Hello Monaco, at the beginning of the tournament the sovereign prince “…made the first symbolic move [chess move] to each of the young participants.