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22. 08. 2017
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Saint Louis: Levon Aronian vs Garry Kasparov

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Start: August 15, 22:00 Yerevan Time

15 August 2017 Read More

Garry Kasparov participates in Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz

Three of the four leaders on 2.0/3 went the opposite way of Kasparov and played no draws. GM Levon Aronian, GM Fabiano Caruana, and GM Le Quang Liem all scored two wins and one loss as they collectively accounted for two-thirds of the day’s wins. GM Ian Nepomniachtchi joined them 2.0/3 with a more “traditional” super-GM method: one win and two draws…

15 August 2017 Read More

Champion of Armenia Hovhannes Gabuzyan started Abu Dhabi Masters with victory

 GMs Gabuzyan, Hovhannisyan and Ter-Sahakyan started the tournament with victories, while Davtyan and Hakobyan lost their games…

15 August 2017 Read More

Tigran Harutyunyan solely leads the table of 1st league of 78th Armenian Chess Championship

After 5 rounds IM Tigran Harutyunyan is solely leading the table with 4.5 points. David Shahinyan is on the 2nd place with 3.5 points. 4 players: Manuel Petrosyan, Shant Sargsyan, Norayr Torosyan and Gevorg Harutjunyan share 3-6 places with 3 points…

14 August 2017 Read More

Maxime Vachier-Lagrave wins Sinquefield Cup 2017

Maxime Vachier-Lagrave beat Ian Nepomniachtchi to score clear first in the 2017 Sinquefield Cup, claiming not only the biggest success of his career to date but moving up to world no. 2. World Champion Magnus Carlsen still hasn’t won a classical tournament in 13 months, but he defeated Levon Aronian to share second place with Vishy Anand and cement his lead both in the Grand Chess Tour and at the top of the rating list.

12 August 2017 Read More

3 players lead the table at Lake Sevan 2017 tournament

Round 7 of Lake Sevan international tournament took place in Sevan, Armenia. From the 5 games of round 4 were decisive. The only draw was registered in the game of tournament’s leader – Amin Bassem. Egyptian GM made a draw against Hovhannes Gabuzyan…

21 July 2017 Read More

Amin Bassem again started to solely lead the table

Round 6 of Lake Sevan tournament took place in Sevan, Armenia. Amin Bassem took an important victory over Manuel Petrosyan. The victory resulted in that Bassem again started to solely the table…

20 July 2017 Read More

Lake Sevan 2017: 5 draws in the 5th round

Half of the Lake Sevan 2017 international chess tournament is left behind:  games of the 5th round were played today. The round was peaceful: all 5 games ended in a draw…

18 July 2017 Read More

Lake Sevan 2017: round 4

The leader of the tournament Martyn Kravtsiv made a quick draw against Hovhannes Gabuzyan. This result was on hand to Amin Bassem who defeated Samvel Ter-Sahakyan and started to share the first place together with Kravstiv…

17 July 2017 Read More

Change of the leader at Lake Sevan 2017 tournament

In the top game of the round then leader of the tournament Amin Bassem of Egypt faced Martyn Kravtsiv of Ukraine. In the game Kravtsiv crushed his opponent in just 22 moves, the whole game lasted about an hour. After this victory Kravtsiv started to solely lead the table…

17 July 2017 Read More

Amin Bassem solely leads Lake Sevan 2017 chess tournament’s table

Round 2 of Lake Sevan 2017 took place today. In the top game of the round Amin Bassem defeated IM Haik Martirosyan in 79 moves – due victory Amin with a perfect score became the sole leader of the tournament…

15 July 2017 Read More

Lake Sevan 2017: fighting chess in the first round

 All the players were determined to win a full point during the first round. And all the games of the round were decisive…

14 July 2017 Read More
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