The front runners of the Armenian Chess Championship carry on leading

20:30 - 17 Jan, 2016

The matches of round 6 of the 76th men’s and 71st women’s Armenian Chess Championships were played.

In the men’s competition Zaven Andiasyan won again and continues to top the standings. He has 5, 5 points. The match Hovik Hayrapetyan vs Manuel Petrosyan ended in a tie. Tigran Petrosyan gained advantage over Arman Mikaelyan, Robert Hovhannisyan over Karen Grigoryan, Arman Pashikyan over Norayr Torosyan and Hovhannes Gabuzyan over Levon Babujyan.

In the women’s competition Siranush Ghukasyan vs Narine Gasparyan tied the match. The leader of the standings remains undefeated. Maria Gevorgyan again scored a victory in the 6th round. Anna Hayrapetyan, Susanna Gaboyan and Armine Babayan also celebrated victories.

After round 6 Maria Gevorgyan has 6 points. Anna Hayrapetyan has 4, 5 and Susanna Gaboyan 4 points.
Photos - here
ANOC press office

Other news