CHESS FEDERATION OF ARMENIA

25. 11. 2017
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Tsaghkadzor Open International Chess Tournament kicked off in Armenia

Certainly, the most interesting was the game between Alexander Fier and Nino Maisuradze , as they are husband and wife. Usually, such games end in a quick draw, but GM Fier (2583) and WGM Maizuradze decided to “sort out things” over the board. Fier will think twice before playing his wife again as he was crushed in just 23 moves…

24 November 2017 Read More

European Team Chess Championships finished in Greece

Armenia’s men team got 10 points and finished tournament on the 12th place.  Armenia’s women team finished the tournament with 11 points and on the 9th place. The Organizer rewarded the individual prizes to the three best players on each board. Levon Aronian won gold on the first board. Gabriel Sargsyan won silver award on the 3rd board.

07 November 2017 Read More

Armenia’s women team won the match against Czech Republic

Russia won another team gold medal in the Women’s section with a round to spare after crushing Turkey 4-0. At the same time the nearest follower Georgia stumbled in the match against Poland…

06 November 2017 Read More

ETCC 2017: Armenia and Poland split the points,

In the 8th round of ETCC Armenia split the point with Poland. Hovhannes Gabuzyan celebrated victory, Hrant Melkumyan lost, while Levon Aronian and Gabriel Sargsyan made draws…

06 November 2017 Read More

Armen Barseghyan Heads ACF Cup in Memory of M. Botvinnik

Armen Barseghyan (Armenia) is leading the pack at the open event with 3.5 points.  Ivan Schitco (Moldova), Aram Yeritsyan (Russia), and Azat Nurmamedov (Turkmenistan) are half a point behind…

04 November 2017 Read More

November 2017 FIDE Rating list

FIDE publishes November 2017 FIDE Rating List. The list of top players is published at Top lists page of FIDE ratings website. All players can check new ratings at the main page of FIDE ratings website.

01 November 2017 Read More

Kirill Shevchenko wins 2nd leg of European Youth Grand Prix

Representative of Armenia Shant Sargsyan was second with 8.5 points and Sargsyan’s compatriot Aram Hakobyan came third with 7.5 points…

16 Ocober 2017 Read More

European Youth Grand Prix is coming to an end

Before the last round Ukrainian Kirill Shevchenko kept his leading position; now he has got 9 points. Shant Sargsyan is on the second place with 8 points. Aram Hakobyan has 7 points and is on the third place…

14 Ocober 2017 Read More

2nd leg of European Youth Grand Prix: Kirill Shevchenko keeps his leading positions.

After the 9th round Ukrainian Kirill Shevchenko kept his  leading positions; now he got 8 points, which is 1 point more than his nearest pursuers Shant Sargsyan and  Aram Hakobyan, both representing Armenia, have…

13 Ocober 2017 Read More

Round 8 of 2nd leg of European Youth Grand Prix took place today in Jermuk

After the 8th round Ukrainian Kirill Shevchenko strengthened his leading positions; now he got 7.5 points, which is 1 point more than his nearest pursuer Shant Sargsyan has.  Aram Hakobyan remained with 6 points and is now on the third place. Arseniy Nesterov of Russia is on the 4th place with 5.5 points…

12 Ocober 2017 Read More

Kirill Shevchenko continues to solely lead the table of 2nd leg of European Youth Grand Prix

After 7 rounds Ukrainian Kirill Shevchenko is leading the table with 6.5 points. Aram Hakobyan of Armenia is closely trailing the leader with 6 points. Aram’s compatriot Shant Sargsyan is on the third place with 5.5 points…

11 Ocober 2017 Read More

Blitz tournament dedicated to the memory of 8-time Armenian Champion, GM Ashot Anastasyan

Armenian Chess Federation in cooperation with Chess Academy of Armenia is organizing blitz tournament dedicated to the memory of 8-time Armenian Champion, GM Ashot Anastasyan. The tournament will be held on November 22, 2017 at Tsaghkadzor Marriott Hotel (Tsaghkadzor, RA).
You can the regulations of the tournament here.

09 Ocober 2017 Read More
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