Uzbekistan Chess Federation has the honor to invite all chess players to take part in the international chess event 8th Tashkent OPEN, Memorial of Georgy Agzamov, the first grandmaster of Uzbekistan, organized in Tashkent, Uzbekistan from May 14th (arrival) till May 24th (departure), 2014.

The total prize fund is 20 000 US dollars.

The Tournament is a 9-round Swiss. Time control: 90 minutes and a 30-second increment per move starting from move one.

Participants that need visa to enter Uzbekistan must register before 1 April 2014 and send necessary documents.

The UCF will consider all the applications and selectively, upon a compulsory preliminary agreement, accepts 10 grandmasters.

Further information can be found on official website:


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