Armenia’s chess team member Hrant Melkumyan was the second at the Rapid Chess Tournament held simultaneously with the London Chess Classic.
The Armenian chess player earned 8,5 points of 10 possible and placed second. The first place took Georgia’s Luke McShane with his 9,5 points.
The London Rapid Chess Tournament was attended by 106 chess players.
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ANOC press office
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