The second round games were played at the European Individual Championship ongoing in the Macedonian capital, Skopje.
Armenian representatives Hrant Melkumyan, Samvel Ter-Sahakyan, Sergei Movsesian and Armenia's new champion Arman Pashikyan celebrated victories. Robert Hovhannisyan, Manuel Petrosyan and Shant Sargsyan ended the games in a tie while Hayk Martirosyan lost.
Harant Melkumyan and Samvel Ter-Sahakyan are among leaders with 2 points each.
The chief arbiter of the European Championship is Ashot Vardapetyan. The 142 of 357 participants of the championship are GMs.
Alexandra Kosteniuk took the first place
Gor Khachtryan and Gohar Harutyunyan won both exercises.
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