The 87th Yerevan Chess Championship has kicked off at the Chess House after Tigran Petrosian.
30 chess players will compete for Yerevan champion title. The first three prize winners will get the right to participate in the first group competition of the Armenian Chess Championship.
The championship consists of 9 rounds and will come to an end on June 1.
ANOC press service
The team will have 2 training camps before the World Championship.
The winner of the tournament became Magnus Carlsen
It was held in Austria
Lilit Mkrtchyan grabs a silver medal at the European Championship