Memorial of Georgy Agzamov 2024

17th Tashkent Open, Agzamov Memorial «A»

17th Tashkent Open, Agzamov Memorial «B»


17th International Chess Tournament, Tashkent (OPEN),
Memorial of Georgy Agzamov, the first grandmaster of Uzbekistan

Tashkent, Uzbekistan

26th March – 3rd April 2024

The total prize fund is 25 000 US dollars.

1. Tournament Classification

The Tournament is organized with the following objectives:
— To fulfill the decree of the President of the Republic Uzbekistan from 14th January 2021 “On measures to
further develop and popularize chess, as well as enhance the system of training chess players”,
— Engagement of youth, amateurs and qualified chess players to participate in chess competitions and
— Popularization and development of chess in Uzbekistan,
— Preservation and multiplication of cultural and sports traditions,
— Development of skills of Uzbekistan chess players.

2.Host Organizations.

The general management and organization of the competition is carried out by the Uzbekistan Chess
Federation (hereinafter UCF), supported by FIDE and in cooperation with the Ministry of youth affairs and
Sports of the Republic of Uzbekistan. The direct management of the tournament is entrusted to the Board
of Arbiters.

3.Time and Venue.

The Tournament takes place in the city of Tashkent in the International Chess Academy from
March 26th (arrival) till April 13th (departure), 2023.

4. Tournament System.

The Tournament is a 10-round Swiss in two groups:
main group A rated 2000 and above,
group B for the participants with rating 1999 and less.
FIDE Rating shall be considered as on 1st March 2024 (standard).
Time control is the following:
90 minutes and a 30-second increment per move starting from move one.


Full Regulations

Contact details:

Phone: (+998-71) 241-12-00