The FIDE World Cup has kicked off in Russian Khanty-Mansiysk where Armenia has four representatives.
In the first game of the first round Levon Aronyan has tied the game with Egyptian Essam El Gindy, Sergei Movsesian – with Russian Grigoriy Oparin while Robert Hovhannisyan has lost to Russian Anton Demchenko and Armenia’s current champion Arman Pashikyan has suffered defeat from Iranian Alireza Firouzja.
The second games of the first round will be played on September 11.
Chess players play two classic games in a knock-out tournament and in case of having no winner the struggle continues in a tie-break by the rules of rapid and blitz chess.
In a conversation with the ANOC press service the secretary general of the Armenian Basketball Federation...
Armenia participated in this Grand Prix with 2 judokas
1 silver and 3 bronze medals.
The last preparatory works are coming to an end in Arena Riga
Garik Barseghyan won a bronze medal
The team prepares for the 2019 FIBA European Championship Division B.