Levon Aronian: My friends told me a lot of good things about Azerbaijan's capital

Baku, September 12, AZERTAC

The 2015 World Chess Cup features strongest chess grandmasters from around the world. Four Armenian chess players are among the participants of the World Cup in Baku.

In an interview with Azerbaijani media, Armenian chess Grandmaster Levon Aronian said he would try to put up good performance in Baku. 'We expect a very strong tournament, which brings together the best chess players of the planet. Azerbaijani players Teymur Rajabov and Shahriyar Mammadyarov are among my main rivals here. My friends told me a lot of good things about the Azerbaijani capital. If I have time, I'll try to stroll around the city center and go sightseeing. By the way, some of my coaches are natives of Baku,' Aronian said.

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