Gabala, Azerbaijan. December 10, 2023 – Mediamark Digital
In a thrilling display of strategic prowess, Azerbaijani chess prodigy Aydin Suleymanli emerged victorious in the rapid segment of the prestigious “Vugar Gashimov Memorial 2023” super tournament, held in the scenic locale of Gabala. The rapid competition, a key highlight of the event, saw Suleymanli showcasing exceptional skill and determination.
The Vugar Gashimov Memorial, now in its 9th edition, featured ten elite chess players competing in both rapid and blitz formats. Organized through a collaboration between the Vugar Gashimov Chess Foundation, the Ministry of Youth and Sports, and the Azerbaijan Chess Federation, the tournament continues to uphold its tradition of honoring the legacy of the renowned chess player and European champion Vugar Gashimov.
Aydin Suleymanli’s victory adds another chapter to the tournament’s illustrious history, joining the ranks of esteemed champions. The competition has consistently attracted top-tier players from around the globe, solidifying its status as one of the premier events on the international chess calendar.