Baku, June 12, AZERTAC
Azerbaijan`s Elmar Gasimov is competing in the 19th Voronezh International Chess Festival 2015 held in Voronezh, Russian Federation from June 10-20.
The chess festival brings together 56 chess players and 13 grandmasters.
Elmar Gasimov`s rivals will be chess players from Russia, Ukraine and Armenia.
The Swiss system tournament consists of seven rounds.
The top prizes will be awarded as follows: 200,000 RUB/ 140,000 RUB/ 100,000 RUB/ 80,000 RUB/ 60,000 RUB/ 50,000 RUB. In addition, special prizes for foreign players will be distributed.