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Azerbaijan

Interesting facts about Azerbaijan

The name for Azerbaijan derives from a word for “fire”.

The first independent democratic republic in the whole Muslim East was established in Azerbaijan. It took place on 28 May,1918.

Towards the end of the nineteenth century the world’s first oil well was drilled near Baku.

Famous Azerbaijanis include Garry Kasparov, the thirteenth world chess champion, who was born in Baku (1963).

Azerbaijan is famous for its embroidered textiles. Artists use colorful threads (sometimes made of gold or silver) and beads to create geometric patterns on a thin wool fabric called tirme.

Azerbaijan Draughts Federation

President of federation Mustafayev, V.
Phone +994-12-885850
Fax +994-12-985525

Phone +994-12-323925
E-mail Ibragim2002@mail.ru

Ismaylov,
I. Sharifzadeh str. 75a
370138 Baku  
Azerbaijan

Best rated players Ouzeir Abdoulaiev, Farhad Huseynov, Eldar Aliev
Best rated women’s players Sabina IbrahimovaKarina MirzaevaWafa Gambarowa

News

  • EDC Executive Board Meeting 4/2022 – minutes

    04.02.2023

    Dear Friends,here below, attached, in English, French, Ukrainian and Russian version, the EDC Executive Board Meeting 4/2022 – minutes, held on 6th December, 2022. A friendly draughts embrace to all of you.Carlo A. BordiniEDC EB Meeting 4_2022 Minutes v1_ENG EDC EB …

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  • European Championships 2023 – Calendar

    21.01.2023

    Dear National Federations,Dear Friends,Here attached the letter with the Calendar of European Championship 2023.Best Regards.2023_013 EDC 2023 CalendarCarlo A. Bordini

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  • EDC annual fee 2023 (Deadline 28th February)

    13.12.2022

    Dear Friends,during the recent EDC Executive Board Meeting, it’s been set the deadline to pay the EDC annual fee of 50,00 €, as Ordinary Member. Federations have to pay that amount by the 28th February 2023, using the following EDC bank …

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  • EDC Executive Board Meeting 3/2022 – minutes

    07.11.2022

    Dear Friends,here below, attached, in English and French version (soon also Russian and Ukrainian ones), the EDC Executive Board Meeting 3/2022 – minutes, held on 17th September 2022. A friendly draughts embrace to all of you.Carlo A. BordiniFR_EDC EB Meeting 3_2022 …

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  • European Champions Blitz and Rapid 2022

    03.11.2022

    Hijken (Netherlands), 22nd-23rd October, 2022.Wouter Sipma (NED) 🇳🇱 is the European Champion Rapid 2022! On the podium also Artem Ivanov (UKR) 🇺🇦 and Guntis Valneris (LAT) 🇱🇻 . Natalia Sadowska (POL) 🇵🇱  is the European Champion of Women; Silver Medal to …

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