The leaders of Armenia’s men’s and women’s national chess teams, Levon Aronyan and Lilith Mkrtchyan come out at European Chess Club Cup. Levon Aronyan plays in the «Siberia» team. His teammates are Vladimir Kramnik, Aleksandr Grishchuk and Vang Yu. Lilith Mkrtchyan is from the «Ugra» women team. Hers teammates are Ana Ushenina, Natalia Pogonina and Marina Gusyeva.
The European Chess Club Cup consists of 7 rounds and kicks off on October 18.
Hrach Babayan and Mariam Mikaelyan set new records
650 athletes from 23 countries of the world took part in the European Championship.
The team will have 2 training camps before the World Championship.