Baku, July 23, AZERTAC
Azerbaijani chess player Kamal Agasiyev will face Belarus Dmitri Novijkich in the 8th round Minsk Open 2015 tournament.
Aleksey Aleksandrov, Vladislav Kovolyov and Vitali Meribanov top the table with 6 points after 7 rounds
The tournament brings together 126 players, including 9 grandmasters from Azerbaijan, Belarus, Syria and Russia.
The Swiss system tournament will feature 9 rounds.