Grandmaster Karen Grigoryan became the winner of the Torneo Magistral Internacional de Elgoibar tournament being held in Spain.
In the penultimate, 8th round the Armenian representative won Indian Shamali Gagare with black pieces and scoring 6.5 points secured the first place.
The chess players placing 2-5 scored 5 points each before the last round. In Round 9 the Armenian grandmaster will face Spanish Juan Pascual Plazuelo.
The WFA press service informs
Ferdinant Karapetyan earned 48 qualifying points
Armen Babalaryan summed up the World Junior Championship in Tallinn.
Armenia will be represented by four wrestlers.
Overall 43 figure skaters took part in the championship
Zhirayr Sargsyan had started the competition from the 1/16 finals.
Let us inform the qualification is given not personally but to the country.