The 9th Tashkent Open – Memorial of Georgy Agzamov is held from 10th to 20th March, 2015, in hotel “Shodlik Palace”, Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
The tournament is a 9-round Swiss with the time control 90 min + 30 sec increment from move one. The total prize fund is 20,000 US dollars.
The organization of the competition is carried out by the Uzbekistan Chess Federation, in cooperation with the Ministry of Culture and Sports of Uzbekistan.
Armenian GM Tigran Petrosian (2671) heads the field of 91 players from 11 different countries.