Azerbaijani Men’s National Chess Team Gains next Triumph in Championship

Society Materials 15 November 2008 13:12 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 15 November / corr Trend . R. Ergun / Azerbaijani men's national chess team gained next triumph at the International Chess Championship.

In the second round the Azerbaijani team triumphed over the team of Slovakia with the score 3:1. 

Chess-players of Azerbaijani team, Shakhriyar Mammadyarov and Vugar Hashimov, had grand slam victory over rivals. Rauf Mammadov and Teymur Hashimov ended in a draw.

Azerbaijan national team will face Netherlands national team in the third round. 

The International Chess Championship is held in Dresden.

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