Azerbaijani Grand Master to Participate in Tournament in France

Society Materials 15 February 2008 15:23 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 15 February / Trend corr. Z.Safarov/ Zeynab Mammadyarova, the Azerbaijani grand master will participate in the traditional international tournament Cappelle Lа Grande in France.

Participation in this tournament will be the first serious games for Zeynab in 2008. Furthermore, Turkan Mammadyarova, Zeynab's sister, will also participate in the tournament. Other grand masters Vugar Hashimov and Nijat Mammadov will also participate in this tournament.

The prize fund of the tournament totals € 30,000. The grand masters from China, Russia, Ukraine, Spain, India and many other countries are planning to participate in the tournament.