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27. 06. 2017
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Alexander Zubov solely leads K. Asrian Memorial table

Alexander Zubov solely leads K. Asrian Memorial table

After 5 rounds the tournament for the first time has a sole leader: Alexander Zubov of Ukraine defeated Evgeny Postny of Israel and with 4.5 points out of 5 started to lead the table. 8 players, including Hrant Melkumyan, Haik Martirosyan, Tigran Harutyunyan and Tigran Kotanjian, all representing Armenia, are closely trailing the leader...

26 June 2017 Read More
Karen Asrian Memorial: after 4 rounds 6 players lead the table

Karen Asrian Memorial: after 4 rounds 6 players lead the table

After 4 rounds Hrant Melkumyan, Igor Kovalenko, Evgeny Postny, Olexander Bortnyk, Parham Maghsoodloo and Alexander Zubov got 3.5 points and are leading the table. 15 players have got 3 points apiece and are closely trailing the leaders...

24 June 2017 Read More
Karen Asrian Memorial: Round 2

Karen Asrian Memorial: Round 2

After 2 rounds 15 players are leading the table with two points. Armenian chess players Hrant Melkumyan, Zaven Andriasyan, Haik Martirosyan, Tigran Kotanjian, Shant Sargsyan, Norayr Torosyan and Armenak Egiazaryan are among the leaders as well...

22 June 2017 Read More
Tigran Petrosian Wins National Open

Tigran Petrosian Wins National Open

Congrats to GM Tigran Petrosian for winning clear first at the National Open in Las Vegas, with a score of 5/6. This earns Tigran $8000 and the Edmondson Cup...

21 June 2017 Read More
Karen Asrian Memorial: Round 1

Karen Asrian Memorial: Round 1

Several surprising results happened in the first round: top 4 seed Robert Hovhannisyan drew his game against Vardan Movsisyan and Deep Sengupta made a draw young Armenian player Anna Sargsyan. The leading member of Armenian women national chess team Elina Danielyan made a draw against Arpine Grigoryan...

21 June 2017 Read More
Solemn opening ceremony of 10th Annual Karen Asrian Memorial took place in Jermuk

Solemn opening ceremony of 10th Annual Karen Asrian Memorial took place in Jermuk

92 players  from Armenia, Russia, Ukraine, France, Georgia, India, Malaysia, Iran, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Turkey, Latvia and Israel take part In 10th Karen Asrian Memorial. 21 international grandmasters participate in the tournament. And this will allow young players to fulfill norms of grandmaster.

21 June 2017 Read More
Levon Aronian wins Altibox Norway Chess 2017!

Levon Aronian wins Altibox Norway Chess 2017!

Levon Aronian has won one of the strongest tournaments of all time by a full point after his rivals fell at the final hurdle...

16 June 2017 Read More
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