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Eltaj Safarli

Eltaj Safarli, Chess World Cup 2013
Full name Eltac Səfərli
Country Azerbaijan
Born May 18, 1992
Baku, Azerbaijan
Title Grandmaster (2008)

Eltaj Safarli (Azerbaijani: Eltac Səfərli; born 18 May 1992 in Baku) is an Azerbaijani chess Grandmaster. He won the under 10 World Youth Chess Championship in Heraklion in 2002.

Team competitions

Safarli played in the silver medal-winning Azerbaijani team at the European Team Chess Championship in Porto Carras in 2011, alongside Shahriyar Mammadyarov, Teimour Radjabov, Vugar Gashimov and Qadir Huseynov, previously winning bronze medal in 2007 and gold in 2009.

Notable tournament victories