USA's Top Daily Chess News Blog, Informative, Fun, and Positive

hosted by Chess Queen™ & 12th Women's World Chess Champion Alexandra Kosteniuk


Thursday, January 23, 2014

Vugar Gashimov Laid to Rest in Alley of Honor

Chess Blog for Daily Chess News and Trivia (c) Alexandra Kosteniuk, 2013

Hello everyone,

Azerbaijan and chess fans worldwide paid their final tributes to Grandmaster Vugar Gashimov who was laid to rest in the 'Alley of Honor'. Thousands of fans, along with friends and relatives of the Grandmaster, members of the Azerbaijani national chess team, government officials and Azerbaijan Chess Federation officials paid their last respects on the talented player's last journey. Our heartfelt condolences to Gashimov's family. (via Also: RIP: Vugar Gashimov is no more)

From Alexandra Kosteniuk's
Also see her personal chess blog 
Don't miss Chess Queen™
YouTube Channel

Labels: , ,


Post a Comment

Note: Only a member of this blog may post a comment.

Subscribe to Post Comments [Atom]

<< Home