The Republic Checkers Championship was held

The 64-squares Azerbaijan Checkers Championshipended held in the Republican Chess Center. 12 athletes demonstrated their skills in the competition.

International master and representative of the "Neftchi Sports Club” Parviz Hasanov scored 9 points in the first 9 matches and became the champion. Our athlete won 10 points in total and took the gold medal of the national championship.

The junior world championship Famil Kamilli ranked 5th with 7 points and the Baku Champion Aziz Huseynov ranked 7th with 5 points.

Note that, Parviz Hasanov will represent our country in the world championship which will start in St. Petersburg on October 27.