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
Tigran Martirosyan couldn’t snatch 163kg and failed in the next two attempts earning 0 points
In the snatch Poghosyan lifted 97kg and the clean and jerk 120kg
In the finals the Armenian young wrestler won 17:11 Georgian Beka Lomtadze.
In the next round Aronyan will compete with Anand
Previously, in the first game the Armenian team had met Yesentuki’s veterans defeating them 53-47
In a conversation with the ANOC press service, the team’s head coach, Vahagn Harutyunyan, summed up
About 50 athletes from the state sports schools competed in the long and triple jump competitions…