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Shakhriyar Mamedyarov: "Approximately ten years ago I lost a similar position." In the first game of the 1/16 final stage match with the Indian grandmaster P. Sethuraman, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov managed to score a win. After the game, Azerbaijani grandmaster shared his view of the game on the press conference... 2015-09-17 more
Teimour Radjabov: "I really want one of our players to reach the final". All the participants of the 1/16 final stage are already know. Azerbaijani grandmaster Teimour Radjabov shared his impressions about his match with Ilya Smirin... 2015-09-17 more
Zurab Azmaiparashvili: “I believe Radjabov will win the tiebreak”. The President of European Chess Union, chess grandmaster Zurab Azmaiparashvili gave a short interview to the Baku World Cup 2015 Press service. 2015-09-16 more
Rauf Mamedov:"The fate of the match was decided on my 41st move in the first game". Today we managed to have a short conversation with Rauf Mamedov, who lost his first game to Fabiano Caruana and made a draw in the second one, thus leaving the World Cup 2015. 2015-09-16 more
Shakhriyar Mamedyarov:"I did not want to play the tiebreak". Today, Azerbaijani grandmaster Shakhriyar Mamedyarov made another draw with women's world champion Hou Yifan. 2015-09-16 more
Gadir Guseinov:"This is the first time I reach this stage in World Cups". Azerbaijani player, Gadir Guseinov managed to pass through the 1/32 final stage by wining the match with David Navara from Czech Republic. 2015-09-15 more
Gadir Guseinov: "I just got lucky." “Yesterday I won my match on tiebreak, so I was really tired, but, to be honest, there is nothing I can be unhappy about – my opponent has also played 4 days in a row without any rest.” – said Gadir Guseinov in his interview to the Baku World Cup 2015 Press service. 2015-09-15 more
Shakhriyar Mamedyarov: "With such woman you need to play more cautiosly than with men". Shakhriyar Mamedyarov: "With such woman you need to play more cautiously than with men". 2015-09-15 more
Fabiano Caruana: Rauf could encounter another strong opponent instead of me Fabiano Caruana: Rauf could encounter another strong opponent instead of me. 2015-09-14 more