Uzbekistan’s chess players are participating in the 16th Delhi International Open Chess Tournament 2018 in New Delhi, Chess Federation of Uzbekistan reports.
The 16th Delhi International is a 10-round Swiss Open taking place from 9-16 January 2018 in the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium in New Delhi, India. Players receive 90 minutes for the whole game, with a 30-second increment starting from move one.
264 participants from 24 countries in category A, 783 participants from 8 countries in category B, 942 participants from 9 countries in category C are taking part in the tournament. In category A, Samarkand-based international grandmaster Marat Jumaev and Tashkent-based international grandmaster Javohir Sindarov, and in the category C, Bekzod Mahramov are representing Uzbekistan.