Baku, May 23, AZERTAC
Azerbaijani grandmasters will vie for medals at the European Individual Chess Championship to be held in Minsk on May 29 from June 11.
Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on Arkadij Naiditsch, Rauf Mammadov, Eltaj Safarli, Gadir Hüseynov and Nijat Abbasov.
The tournament will bring together more than 150 chess players.
The Swiss system tournament will feature 11 rounds.