Baku, July 6, AZERTAC
Azerbaijani grandmasters Shahriyar Mammadyarov and Teymur Rajabov will test their strength at the FTX Road to Miami, the 5th of 9 events on the $1.6 million 2022 Meltwater Champions Chess Tour, to take place on July 10-17 on chess24.
The 16-player tournament will be cut in half by the 4-day round-robin Prelims.
The total prize fund is $150,000, with $750 for a win and $250 for a draw in the Prelims.
The top two will guarantee a place in the 2nd Major, the FTX Crypto Cup, which will feature World Champion Magnus Carlsen and be played in person in Miami from August 15-21.
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