17th Avicenna Cup

17th Avicenna International Chess Tournament 2023 — Masters (A)

17th Avicenna Cup
International Chess Festival
24th August to 31st August 2023 – Hamedan, IRAN

About 6000$ Prize

1. Invitation

Thisisthe official invitation for participation in the “17th Avicenna International Cup” which will
be held in Hamedan, Hamedan, Iran, from 24th of August (arrival) till 31st of August (departure) 2023.
The Tournament will be organized and held by Hamedan Chess Association under the auspices of
Chess Federation of I.R.IRAN.

2. General Regulations & Rules

2.1 The Tournament shall be governed by the FIDE Laws of Chess and FIDE Competition Rules.
3. Participation
3.1 The categories are as below:
 Category A Master tournament- for Masters (GM, IM, WGM and WIM) and players
with Rating 1800 and higher.
 Category B for players with Rating less than 1800.
 Category C for youth Under 12 Years Old(Born on or after 1 January 2011)
3.2 The tournaments are open to all local chess players and foreign players who have FIDE ID.
3.3 Players born date for age prizes:
 Under 8: Born on or after 1 January 2015
 Under 10: Born on or after 1 January 2013
 Under 12: Born on or after 1 January 2011
 Under 14: Born on or after 1 January 2009
 +50: Born on 1973

4. Financial Regulations

a. Entry Fee: The entry fee is free for GMs, IMs, WGMs and rated players above 2400.
b. All other players must pay an entry fee of 30$. to the organizer.



Chief Organizer: IA Amir Erfan Hashemi +989188124581 – Email address: A_e_hashemi@yahoo.com
Organizing Committee Member: FA Arvin Jamali +989184123739
Organizing Committee Member : Shahab Karimpour +989367739703 — Email: Chesshamedan@gmail.com