Iran’s Maghsoodloo Wins Abu Dhabi Blitz 2019 Title
- August, 07, 2019 - 20:11
- Sports news
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian GM Parham Maghsoodloo claimed the title of the 26th Abu Dhabi Masters.
The competition in being held in Abu Dhabi, the UAE from August 2 to 10.
Maghsoodloo claimed the title with 9.5 points out of 11 rounds.
Baadur Jobava from Georgia and Indian Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa finished in second and third place respectively with nine points.
Maghsoodloo was awarded the title of grandmaster by FIDE in 2016, the same year he was awarded the title of International Master.