Grenke Chess Open kicked off in Baden-Baden
Grenke Chess Open big international chess tournament kicked off in Baden-Baden. 58 GMs, 5 WGMs, 67 IMs, 4 WIMs, 94 FMs and 6 WFMs are among the participants. Famous GMs Vitiugov Nikita, Bacrot Etienne, Rapport Richard, Kamsky Gata, Moiseenko Alexander and many others are represented in the tournament. Armenia has three representatives in the tournament: GM Hrant Melkumyan, FM Ashot Parvanyan and Alfred Pavanyan. In the first round GM Hrant Melkumyan and FM Ashot Parvanyan defeated their opponents and Alfred Parvanyan lost his game.
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