CHESS FEDERATION OF ARMENIA

25. 06. 2016
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Karen Asrian Memorial kicked off in Jermuk

14 grandmasters and 10 international masters are participating in 9th annual Karen Asrian Memorial…

21 June 2016 Read More

European Senior Chess Championship finished in Yerevan

Nona Gaprindashvili, Galina Strutinskaya, Valentin Bogdanov and Zurab are new European Senior Champions…

21 June 2016 Read More

The President of Armenia, President of the Armenian Chess Federation Serzh Sargsyan visited Tigran Petrossian Chess House

The President of Armenia, President of the Armenian Chess Federation Serzh Sargsyan visited Tigran Petrossian Chess House and observed matches of the seventh round of the 16th European Senior Chess Championships…

12 June 2016 Read More

European Senior Chess Championships: round 6 report

In 50+ category top seed Rafayel Vaganyan celebrated third victory in a row and  leads the table…

11 June 2016 Read More

European Senior Chess Championships: round 5 report

The 5th round of European Senior Chess Championship was played in Yerevan Yesterday. The sole leader of  50+ category Evgeni Kalegin made a draw with black against Zurab Sturua…

10 June 2016 Read More

European Senior Chess Championships: round 4 report

The 4th round of European Senior chess championship was played. In 50+ category the sole leader of the tournament Evgeni Kalegin celebrated the fourth victory and continues to lead the table…

10 June 2016 Read More

White Rook 2016. Armenian team finishes third

The team from China wins the tournament…

10 June 2016 Read More

Anna Ushenina new European Champion

Lilit Mkrtchian got 8 points and shared 3-4 places, but was the 4th according to lower tie-break…

10 June 2016 Read More

European Senior Chess Championships: round 3 report

In 50+ category the top game was between Rafayel Vaganyan and Galina Strutinskaya. GM Vaganyan played in a creative manner and sacrificed his bishop, but his opponent showed brilliant defense and game ended in a draw

08 June 2016 Read More

European Individual Women’s Chess Championship: Lilit Mkrtchyan shares 2nd place

Before the last round Anna Ushenina from Ukraine solely leads the table…

08 June 2016 Read More

European Senior Chess Championships: round 2 report

The second round was victorious also for two Armenian grandmasters Karen Movsziszian and Rafayel Vaganyan. After two rounds 6 players are leading the table with two points out of two. Rafayel Vaganyan has 1,5 point…

08 June 2016 Read More

European Senior Chess Championships: round 1 report

In the first round several sensations happened: the top seeded GM Rafayel Vaganyan made a draw against Mikhail Yachmenev from Russia, and the most unexpected result was on the 3rd board, where GM Karen Movsziszian lost to Yasin Hur…

05 June 2016 Read More
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