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“Shamkir Chess 2019” Super-tournament ended up with a magnificent closing ceremony “Shamkir Chess 2019” Super-tournament in the Memory of Vugar Hashimov, the prominent Azerbaijani grandmaster, ended up. Holding in the Heydar Aliyev Center, in the closing ceremony, first of all the executive chief of the Shamkir Region, Alimpasha Mammadov expressed his gratitude to the participants of the tournament.  2019-04-10 More...
Magnus CARLSEN: “Shamkir has an outstanding place in my career” The games of eighth round of “Shamkir Chess 2019” in the memory of Vugar Hashimov were held. In the centerpiece of the game, defeating the Russian representative Sergey Kariakin, the World Champion Magnus Carlsen assured his victory in the tournament. 2019-04-08 More...
Magnus Carlsen is the winner of “Shamkir Chess 2019” - video Magnus Carlsen is the winner of “Shamkir Chess 2019” The winner of “Shamkir Chess 2019” Super-tournament in the memory of Vugar Hashimov has already been defined. 2019-04-08 More...
Shahriyar Mammadyarov: “I crave for the victory” The seventh round of “Shamkir Chess 2019” Super-tournament in the memory of Vugar Hashimov ended up. Playing a draw with the Chinese grandmaster Ding Liren, the Azerbaijani representative Shahriyar Mammadyarov talked about his game in the press conference of the current round: “We have always had different views with Ding. 2019-04-07 More...
Grandmasters met their “twins” The real measured figures of grandmasters of “Shamkir Chess 2019” Super-tournament have been made. In the onset of the seventh round, grandmasters took their photo with their “twins” in the Heydar Aliyev Center in Shamkir. 2019-04-07 More...
April in Shamkir On ancient and quiet river Kura, Petals rendezvous in Shamkir, To start the gala contest In blushed flowers of April. 2019-04-06 More...
New commentators in “Shamkir Chess 2019” The games of “Shamkir Chess 2019” tournament in the memory of Vugar Hashimov is broadcasting on air in the official website of tournament. 2019-04-06 More...
FIDE president played basketball in Shamkir The president of the International Chess Federation Arkady Dvorkovich, the vice-president of FIDE and Azerbaijan Chess Federation Mahir Mammadov, and at the same time, participants of “Shamkir Chess 2019” played basketball in Shamkir. 2019-04-06 More...
Prominent grandmasters had a master-class in Shamkir The participants of Vugar Hashimov Memorial had a master-class in the Heydar Aliyev Center in Shamkir. 2019-04-06 More...
FIDE president played football with star grandmasters in Shamkir The traditional football match have been held in “Shamkir Chess 2019” Super-tournament in the memory of Vugar Hashimov on the free day. 2019-04-06 More...
Shahriyar Mammadyarov: “I am satisfied with my performance, not the result” The games of fifth round of “Shamkir Chess 2019” Super-tournament in the memory of Vugar Hashimov are being held. The Azerbaijani grandmaster, Shahriyar Mammadyarov played a draw with black pieces against the World Champion Magnus Carlsen. 2019-04-04 More...
Azerbaijan would host one more International Tournament in Chess. The vice-president of the Azerbaijan Chess Federation (ACF), Mahir Mammadov talked about this issue in the press conference organized in Shamkir jointly with Arkadi Dvorkovich, the president of the International Chess Federation (FIDE). 2019-04-04 More...
Arkadi Dvorkovich: “Shamkir Chess” has been organized in the high level The president of International Chess Federation (FIDE), Arkadi Dvorkovich came to Shamkir in order to watch “Shamkir Chess 2019” Super-tournament in the memory of late Azerbaijani grandmaster, Vugar Hashimov. 2019-04-04 More...
FIDE President in Shamkir The president of International Chess Federation (FIDE), Arkadi Dvorkovich has come to Shamkir. The Press Service of “Shamkir Chess 2019” Super-tournament, the aim of the trip of FIDE authority was to watch “Shamkir Chess 2019” Super-tournament in the memory of late Azerbaijani grandmaster Vugar Hashimov. 2019-04-04 More...
Shahriyar Mammadyarov: “If I lost this game, I would think to go back home from Shamkir” The fourth round of “Shamkir Chess 2019” Super-tournament in the memory of Vugar Hashimov was ended up. Playing a draw with the Czech grandmaster David Navara within this round, the Azerbaijani grandmaster Shahriyar Mammadyarov gave the interview to the official website of the tournament. 2019-04-04 More...