According to the press service of the tournament, the competition organized at the Vugar Gashimov Chess Academy consisted of 7 rounds on the Swiss system. Each participant was given 10 minutes until the end of the meeting and an additional 3 seconds for each move starting from the first.
6.5 points scored in the competition held in tense sport struggle sport24.az the editor-in-chief of the website Jeyhun Aliyev was the first. Employee of the Azerbaijan state news agency (AZERTAC) Ramiz Guliyev finished second with 6 points milli.az the editor of the website Zaur Hasanaliyev finished third with 5.5 points.
Representatives of the media who took the first three places in the competition were presented cash prizes of 500, 400, 300 manat, respectively, and all participants were presented keepsakes.