Kindly be informed that in accordance with the FIDE Council decision, Articles 4.5.1 of the Regulations for the FIDE World Cup and the FIDE Women’s World Cup are adjusted
as follows:Pairings are announced not later than twenty (20) days before the beginning of World Cup.
This decision is caused by a force majeure situation occurred in several federations, which prevented players from confirming their participation by the deadline.
The updated Regulations for the FIDE World Cup may be found here
The updated Regulations for the FIDE Women's World Cup may be found here