Aghayev, Nijat vs. Abasov, Nijat
The Azerbaijan Championship is a 9-round Swiss open taking place in ACF in Baku from 7-15 March, 2017. The prize fund is $4,000. Players receive 90 minutes for 40 moves then 30 minutes for the rest of the game plus 30 seconds per move starting from move 1. Draw offers are not allowed until move 30.