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GM Rauf Mamedov to visit Bay Area

European Blitz Champion GM Rauf Mamedov will participate in two events at the new Bay Area Chess office which is located at 2050 Concourse Drive #42, San Jose 95131, USA.

On 11th February Mamedov will give a lecture titled “The Secrets of Chess Strategy” and then he will hold a 25-board simultaneous exhibition.

On 17th February the guest from Azerbaijan will showcase his blitz strategy and skills with a blitz strategy training session. The session will be followed by a USCF rated blitz tournament in which Mamedov will participate.

Details on the BAC website

Rauf Mamedov

Rauf Mamedov (photo by Eteri Kublashvili)