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Saint Louis: Levon Aronian vs Garry Kasparov

Saint Louis: Levon Aronian vs Garry Kasparov

Live games Start: August 15, 22:00 Yerevan Time

15 August 2017 Read More
Garry Kasparov participates in Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz

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

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
Maxime Vachier-Lagrave wins Sinquefield Cup 2017

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
Karen Grigoryan took second place in 40th Barbera Open

Karen Grigoryan took second place in 40th Barbera Open

IM Himanshu Sharma of India became the winner of the tournament with 7.5 points. GM Karen Grigoryan of Armenia came second with 7 points. IM Perez Mitjans Orelvis was third with 6.5 points...

13 July 2017 Read More
Tigran Petrosian wins World Open 2017

Tigran Petrosian wins World Open 2017

GM Tigran L. Petrosian won the World Open 2017 underway in Philadelphia, USA. The Armenian chess player scored 7,5 points out of the possible nine points. He is followed by Zhansaya Abdumalik, a 17-year-old chess player from Kazakhstan...

 

05 July 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
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