Azerbaijani Chess Player to Perform in Tournament with $400,000 Prize Fund

Society Materials 2 September 2008 12:45 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 2 September / Trend corr. R.Ergun / Teymur Rajabov, Azerbaijani chess player, will perform in the 'Big helmet' tournament in Spain. The first round will take place on 2 September.

The tournament, where six strongest chess players will perform, will end on 13 September.

In the first round Azerbaijani chess player will face with Bulgarian grand master Veselin Topalov.

Tournament's prize fund is $400,000. Winner will be granted with $150,000.

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