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Teimour Radjabov: “Nobody gained the dominance” Games of the fourth round of “Shamkir Chess 2019”  Super-tournament in the memory of Vugar Hashimov are being held. In the current round, the Azerbaijani chess player, Teimour Radjabov played a draw with Anish Giri, the representative of the Netherlands.  2019-04-03 More...
Shahriyar Mammadyarov: "The game should not end up with this result" Losing to the former World Champion Vishwanatan Anand, Shahriyar Mammadyarov talked about his loss in the third round of "Shamkir Chess 2019" in the memory of Vugar Hashimov.. 2019-04-03 More...
Teimour Radjabov: “if Ding made a mistake, I would have the opportunity to gain the dominance” The third round games are held in “Shamkir Chess 2019” in the Memory of Vugar Hashimov. Completed a while ago,  the Azerbaijani chess player, Teimour Radjabov played a draw with Ding Liren, the Chinese grandmaster in today's part.  2019-04-02 More...
Arkadi Naydich: “Radjabov had a great dominance over Magnus Carlsen" Interpreting in English the parts of “Shamkir Chess 2019” tournament  devoted to the memorial of Vugar Hashimov, the member of the Azerbaijani National Team, the European Champion, Arkadi Naydich answered the questions of official sites. 2019-04-02 More...
Shahriyar Mammadyarov: "I cannot play to win against members of national team" The Azerbaijani grandmaster, Shahriyar Mammadyarov played a draw in the second round of "Shamkir Chess 2019" tournament, as well. 2019-04-01 More...
Teimour Radjabov: "It is impossible to compare our relationship with Shahriyar with football" The second round of "Shamkir Chess 2019" devoted to the Memorial of Vugar Hashimov has been started. In the current round, the Azerbaijani grandmasters - Teimour Radjabov and Shahriyar Mammadyarov played a draw. 2019-04-01 More...
Magnus Carlsen: "I am married with Chess" In the first round of "Shamkir Chess 2019" Super-tournament, the reigning World Champion, Magnus Carlsen stated that the draw with Teimour Radjabov, the Azerbaijani representative, is quite fair. 2019-03-31 More...
Teimour Radjabov: "I started very confident to the game against Magnus" The first round of "Shamkir Chess 2019" Super-tournament devoted to the Memorial of Vugar Hashimov has been ended up. 2019-03-31 More...
Shahriyar Mammadyarov: "I try to save my energy" In the first round of "Shamkir Chess 2019" Super-tournament devoted to the Memorial of the late grandmaster Vugar Hashimov, our representative Shahriyar Mammadyarov and Alexander Grishuk, the Russian representative played a draw. 2019-03-31 More...
Sergey Kariakin: "I forced my opponent to have strong moves" In the first round of "Shamkir Chess 2019" Super-tournament devoted to the Memorial of late Azerbaijani grandmaster Vugar Hashimov, the Russian representative Sergey Kariakin played a draw with Chinese Ding Liren. 2019-03-31 More...
The sixth Memorial of Vugar Hashimov has been started in Shamkir “Shamkir Chess 2019” Super-tournament devoted to the memorial of chess player, late grandmaster Vugar Hasjimov has been started. 2019-03-31 More...
Mahir Mammadov: I hope that the number of draws will be less in “Shamkir Chess”. Supported by SOCAR, Ministry of Youth and Sports, Azerbaijan Chess Federation, and partnered by “Synergy Group”, the opening ceremony of the 22 category Memorial of Vugar Hashimov has been held. 2019-03-30 More...
The opening ceremony of “ShamkirChess 2019” Super-tournament The Gala Opening Ceremony of “ShamkirChess 2019” Super - tournament devoted to the memorial of late grandmaster Vugar Hashimov has been held on March 30th. 2019-03-30 More...
ShamkirChess2019: World's leading Chess Players to assemble Shamkir The traditional ShamkirChess 2019 Super Tournament to be held in the memorial of the prominent Azerbaijani grandmaster, the European Champion, late Vugar Hashimov. 2019-03-30 More...
Magnus Carlsen's father: "Magnus is a boss, I am his worker" The winner of the ShamkirChess 2018 Super Tournament in the Memory of VugarHashimov, and the World Chess Champion, Magnus Carlsen`s father Henrich Carlsen has given an interview to the official website of the contest. 2018-05-01 More...