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Rauf Mammadov: "The main competence will be after the day-off" The fourth round is going to end in the ShamkirChess 2018 Super Tournament. The Azerbaijani grand master Rauf Mammadov played draw with the Polish grand master Radoslaw Wojztazek. 2018-04-22 More...
Magnus Cralsen: "I did not want to be in front of the media after the game with Rauf" The World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen formalized his next draw in the ShamkirChess 2018 Super Tournament. The Norwegian grand master shared a score with the Azerbaijani grand master Teimur Radjabov. Magnus Carlsen has answered to the questions of journalists after the party. 2018-04-22 More...
Teimur Radjabov: "Being the World Champion has its own privileges" The fourth round has been commenced in the ShamkirChess 2018 Super Tournament in the memory of Vugar Hashimov. The Azerbaijani grand master played a draw with the World Champion Magnus Carlsen. 2018-04-22 More...
David Navara: "The most difficult Azerbaijani grand master is Shahriyar" The Czech grand master David Navara has said in an interview of the official website of the ShamkirChess 2018 Super Tournament. 2018-04-22 More...
Rauf Mammadov: "It will not be right to accept the draw as a victory over Magnus" Rauf Mammadov: “It will not be right to accept the draw as a victory over Magnus” The Azerbaijani grand master Rauf Mammadov played draw with the World Champion Magnus Carlsen in the third round of the ShamkirChess 2018 Super Tournament. 2018-04-21 More...
Magnus Carlsen did not come to the press conference The third round of the ShamkirChess 2018 in the memory of Vugar Hashimov goes on. In the third round, the Azerbaijani grand master played draw with the World Champion, Magnus Carlson. It is very interesting that, the Norwegian player who shared the score with Rauf Mammadov has not attended at the traditional press conference after the party.  2018-04-21 More...
Shahriyar Mammadyarov: "Kariakin does not know my all secrets" The third round of the ShamkirChess 2018 Super Tournament in the memory of Vugar Hashimov is going to finish. The Press Service reports that, in today`s party, the Azerbaijani grand master Shahriyar Mammadyarov played draw with the Russian representative Sergey Kariakin. 2018-04-21 More...
Sergey Kariakin: "It is not right to compare tournamnets held in Berlin and Shamkir" ShamkirChess 2018 Super Tournament in the memory of Vugar Hashimov goes on. In the second round, playing draw with the Chinese grand master Ding Liren, the Russian representative Sergey Kariakin has talked about his game: 2018-04-21 More...
Nona Gaprindashvili: "Shamkir Tournament has its own peculiar history" Visiting Shamkir for watching the Memorial of Vugar Hashimov, the prominent figure of the Georgian chess, five-time World, and one-time European Champion, Nona Gaprindashvili has given an interview to the official website of the ShamkirChess 2018. 2018-04-21 More...
Ding Liren: "In Berlin Shahriyar's mistake was decisive" In the second round of Vugar Hashimov Memorial organized in Shamkir, Chinese chess player Ding Liren played draw with the Russian representative Sergey Karyakin. According to the press service of the ShamkirChess 2018 Super Tournament, Liren said about a game at the press conference: 2018-04-20 More...
David Navara: "I had a chance to beat Rauf" The first round of the chess tournament in the memory of Vugar Hashimov organized in Shamkir has finished. The Azerbaijani grand master Rauf Mammadov with black pieces was draw in the first round against Czech grand master, David Navara. 2018-04-19 More...
Magnus Carlsen: "If I was defeated by Shahriyar, I would be very upset" In the first round of the ShamkirChess 2018 Super Tournament in the memory of Vugar Hashimov, Shahriyar Mammadyarov (Azerbaijan) was draw with the World Champion Magnus Carlsen (Norway). 2018-04-19 More...
Shahriyar Mammadyarov: "Vugar Hashimov offered me a draw..." In the first round of the ShamkirChess 2018 Super Tournament in the memory of Vugar Hashimov, Shahriyar Mammadyarov (Azerbaijan) played draw with the World Champion, Magnus Carlsen (Norway). 2018-04-19 More...
The ceremonial opening event of the memorial of Vugar Hashimov took place in Shamkir The Opening Ceremony of “Shamkir Chess 2018” Super Tournament devoted to the prominent grand master Vugar Hashimov has been held in the Heydar Aliyev Center on April 18th in Shamkir. 2018-04-19 More...
Shahriyar Mammadyarov: "I felt an unexpected support from Berlin" Shahriyar Mammadyarov, the Azerbaijani grand master, said in an interview to the official website of ShamkirChess 2018 Super Tournament. 2018-04-17 More...