Azerbaijani Combined Team Wins over U.S. Team in Universal Chess Olympic Games

Society Materials 17 November 2008 15:25 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 17 November / corr Trend R.Ergun / Azerbaijani male team on chess won a victory over the U.S. team with 3:1 in the fourth tournament of the Universal Chess Olympic Games.

Players of Azerbaijani team Teymur Rajabov and Shakhriyar Mammadyarov won over their rivals. Vugar Hashimov and Gadir Huseynov played to a draw.

Azerbaijani chess players share the third and eighth places with players of Norway, Hungary, Armenia, England and Ukraine after four tournaments of the Olympic games.

Azerbaijani combined team on chess won in the fourth tournament of the Olympic games in a match with German players with 2.5:1.5 scores.

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