Armenia chess team member Levon Aronyan played in a tie the first round of the Norway chess tournament.
In the first round of the tournament kicked off in Stavanger, Norway Aronyan’s opponent was Veselin Topalov. Aronyan played with white pieces. The game ended on the 46th move.
In the next round Aronyan will compete with Nilo Grandelius.
The tournament will be held from April 19 to 29. April 23 and 26 will be days off.
ANOC press service
On the first day all-around champions became known.
He will be simultaneously included in the coaching staff of Armenian football national team
Head coach of the Armenia weightlifting team met journalists.
The leader of the ranking is Belgium, Argentine and Spain placed second and third, respectively
Aronyan’s opponent in the next round will be Viswanathan Anand
The Armenian representative showed a total of 230 kg result (105+125).