The European Individual Chess Championship where Armenia has eight representatives has kicked off in Macedoni’a capital Skopje.
Hrant Melkumyan, Hayk Martirosyan, Samvel Ter-Sahakyan and Shant Sargsyan celebrated victories in the first round while Robert Hovhannisyan, Sergei Movsesian, Manuel Petrosyan and Armenia’s new champion Arman Pashikyan drew the games.
Ashot Vardapetyan is the chief arbiter of the European Championship. The championship has 357 participants including 142 GMs.
Chess Championship is being held in Iceland from November 13 to 22
The Greco-Roman wrestlers conquered 4 medals…
Valeria Sidorova and Victoria Azroyan/Aleksandr Siroshtan dancing pair.
In the second day of the championship wrestlers of 55kg, 66kg, 84kg and 120kg weight classes will measure their strengths