CHESS FEDERATION OF ARMENIA

18. 01. 2018
02 : 16
08 January 2018

Tigran Harutyunyan wins 1st ALAIN Juniors Chess Championship U20

1st ALAIN Juniors Chess Championship U20 international tournament took place in Al-Ain, UAE during holidays. 143 chess players, representing 11 countries participated in the event. 2 GMs and 6 IMs were among the participants. Armenia had 5 participants in the tournament and the representative of Armenia IM Tigran Harutyunyan claimed the title of winner of 1st ALAIN Juniors Chess Championship U20. Harutyunyan scored 7.5 points out of 9 which was enough for the title.
3 representatives of Armenia Artur Davtyan, Vahe Danielyan and Hovhannes Hakobyan scored 7 points apiece and shared 3-10 places. After tie-break Davtyan was 6th, Danielyan 7th and Hakobyan 9th.
The fifth representative of Armenia Sona Asatryan took 16th place with 6.5 points,