Azpetrol sponsored the Children's Tournament of the International Chess Festival BAKU OPEN - 2017.

Azpetrol sponsored the Children's Tournament of the International Chess Festival BAKU OPEN - 2017.

20.11.2017

On November 12-20, 2017, the Children's Tournament of the International Chess Festival was held at the Republican Chess Center (Club). There participated 91 athletes (28 of them girls) representing Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic (Sharur), Sumgait city, Goychay, Salyan districts, as well as Ukraine, and the athletes from Baku at the tournament held among the boys and girls born in 2005 and younger. The tournament was held on the Swiss system consisting of 9 rounds. The games were ruled by the board of judges chaired by international referee Mr. Nurali Mammadzade. The event was attended by vice-president of the Azerbaijan Chess Federation, international referee Mr. Faig Hasanov, The Head of the Baku City Head office of Youth and Sports Mr. Raqif Abbasov, Director of the Republican Chess Center Mr. Majid Afandiyev, representative of Azpetrol Company Mrs Arzu Agayeva, ExxonMobil representative Mrs. Aygun Tanriverdiyeva, representative of BestComp Group Mrs. Jamila Amiraslanova. The winners, as well as the tournament's youngest male chess player Jahandar Azadaliyev (Baku), the youngest female chess player Lala Huseynova (Baku) and Ukrainian representative Gulay Bashirova were awarded with the relevant diplomas and valuable gifts. We congratulate the winners on behalf of our Company and wish them new achievements!