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Negi to play strong field

Asian champion Parimarjan Negi will lock horns with some strong Ukrainian and Russian Grandmasters in the upcoming Chess Festival Baku Open starting on Saturday.

other Updated: Sep 21, 2012 23:38 IST

(Azerbaijan): Asian champion Parimarjan Negi will lock horns with some strong Ukrainian and Russian Grandmasters in the upcoming Chess Festival Baku Open starting on Saturday. The tournament will carry a purse of $50,000 with the winner taking $10,000. The event runs through to October 1.