The championship of Azerbaijan among men continues. Standings after the 8th round
The Azerbaijani Men’s Championship continues in Baku (Azerbaijan). Before the last round, V. Durarbayli is in the lead — 6.5; V. Asadli, M. Muradli is a point behind, one and a half – A. Suleymanli, N. Abasov, E. Safarli.
Rating favorites: N. Abasov, V. Durarbayli, E. Safarli
Dates: from January 12 to 22
Prize fund: 25,000 AZN (1st place – 10,000)
System: Swiss, 9 rounds
Line-up: 20 participants, 8 grandmasters