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Yerevan Open: Karen Grigoryan and Arman Mikaelyan are leading the table after 4 rounds

After 4 rounds GM Karen Grigoryan and IM Arman Mikaelyan, both representing Armenia, lead the table with 100% score. 13 players closely trail leaders with 3.5 points each. The top game of 5th round will be the battle between Grigoryan and Mikaelyan…

22 September 2017 Read More

Gabriel Sargsyan became Lebanon Chess Club Champion

Manuel Petrosyan’s «Antranik Antelias» came second with 14 points…

22 September 2017 Read More

Yerevan Open; the group of leaders shows up

The third round was victorious for GM Aleksandrov, GM Grigoryan, IM Tabatabei, GM Kislinsky, GM Gabrielian and GM Minasian.  The above mentioned 6 players, together with IM Mikaelyan are leading the table…

22 September 2017 Read More

World Cup 2017: Levon Aronian proceeds to the final

Levon Aronian and Ding Liren will play in the final of the World Cup. Both of them have qualified for the FIDE Candidates tournament which will take place on March 2018…

22 September 2017 Read More

Yerevan Open: 27 players have 100% score after second round

Heavy favorites of the tournament – Onischuk Vladimir, Petrosian Tigran L., Andriasian Zaven, Pashikian Arman, Aleksandrov Aleksej, Minasian Artashes and Martirosyan Haik M. celebrated their second victories….

20 September 2017 Read More

Yerevan Open: favorites started with victories

Favorites of the tournament – Melkumyan Hrant, Onischuk Vladimir, Petrosian Tigran L., Hovhannisyan Robert, Andriasian Zaven, Pashikian Arman, Rozum Ivan, Aleksandrov Aleksej, Minasian Artashes, Ter-Sahakyan Samvel, Gabuzyan Hovhannes and Martirosyan Haik M. started the tournament with victories…

19 September 2017 Read More

The solemn opening ceremony of the 2nd Yerevan Open

The ceremony was honored by the presence of Yerevan Mayor, who doubles as the President of Yerevan Chess Federation Taron Margaryan, the first vice-president of the Armenian Chess Federation, the Founder and President of the Chess Academy of Armenia Smbat Lputian…

18 September 2017 Read More

Levon Aronian defeated Daniil Dubov and is in quarterfinals

In quarterfinal Aronian’s opponent will be Ivanchuk…

14 September 2017 Read More

The Candidates tournament will take place in Berlin, on March 10-28, 2018

Eight of the world’s top grandmasters will come to Berlin to play in the tournament that will be held as a double round-robin over 14 games. The winner will contest the title currently held by Magnus Carlsen, the reigning World Champion, in November 2018…

13 September 2017 Read More

Yerevan Chess Federation publishes starting list of Yerevan Open

126 players from 12 countries, including 18 GM will compete in a tournament.
You can see the list here.

12 September 2017 Read More

“Tsaghkadzor Open”

Chess Academy of Armenia in cooperation with Armenian Chess Federation, under the auspices of Norfolk Consulting LLC and Royal Entertainment Center is organizing an International Open Chess Tournament “Tsaghkadzor Open” from November 22 (arrival) to December 02 (departure), 2017 in Tsaghkadzor, Armenia…

11 September 2017 Read More

Round 2 of EYCC 2017 took place in Mamaia

Benik Agasarov, Gagik Navoyan (boys U8), Robert Piliposyan (boys U10), Eduard Hakobyan (boys U14), Aram Hakobyan (boys U16), Konstantin Yayloyan (boys U18), Mariam Mkrtchyan (girls U14) and Sona Asatryan (girls U18) took second victories and are among the leaders of the tournament…

07 September 2017 Read More
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