Leading player of the Armenia chess team Levon Aronyan has taken the last position at the Sinquefield Cup ended in Saint Louise, USA.
In the last round he competed with black pieces with Wesley So (USA). The game ended in a draw.
The chess players earned 4,5 points each and took the last two positions.
World champion Magnus Carlsen (Norway) and Ding Liren (China) shared the first place with 6,5 points each. The winner will be determined in a tie-break. Viswanathan Anand (India) and Sergey Karjakin (Russia) shared the 3-4th positions with 6 points each.
The Armenia team joined the European Championships with 9 athletes.
In the fight for the bronze medal the Armenian club was defeated by the Iranian ‘’Kefayati’’ 1:7
The Olympic Games will be held from August 5 to 21…
Harutyunyan lost to a Latvian wrestler
Samvel Ter Sahakyan has 4, 5 points…
I don’t think it will be tough in the 57 kg weight class.