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Iranian chess players top in Baku champs

Baku, Iranian chess players Arash Tahbaz and Arya Omidi are listed on top in Baku International Chess championships.

The competitions have started with the attendance of about 200 players from Azerbaijan, Ukraine, Iran, Russia and Georgia.

Tahbaz with 605 points in eight matches ranked first in group A and Omidi with 5.5 points in 6 matches is on top in group B.

Iranian player Mohammad Sadeq Marzouqi also ranked 5th in group B.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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