In penultimate round of the European Team Chess Championship Armenia - Russia tied 2-2. Levon Aronyan and Hrant Melkumyan played draw, Gabriel Sargsyan succeeded but Sergey Movisyan lost.
The women’s team competed with the Austrian team. Our team members Lilth Mkrtchyan and Elina Danielyan were defeated while Lilith Galoyan won. Maria Kursova drew the game. Armenia-Austria 1,5-2,5. The European Team Chess Championship ends on November 22.
ANOC press department
Levon Aronyan is the current winner of the FIDE World Cup.
Alla Mikaelyan summed up the games and gave evaluation to her son’s performances
The first match is set for June 28
The tournament was attended by athletes born in 2003-2005.
The prize fund of the Caandidates Tournament is 420.000 Euros
Khubesyan has a second profession, she is a sports journalist
16 figure skaters competed in the short program