The 2016 European Individual Women’s Chess Championship has kicked off in Mamaia, Romania.
Lilt Galoyan lost the first round to Germany’s Elisabath Paehtz. Another member of the Armenian team, Lilit Mkrtchyan, shared a point with Azerbaijani Turkan Mamedjarova. Armenia’s ruling champion Maria Gevorgyan started the championship with a defeat conceding to Russian Marina Nechaeva. Maria Kursova was the only Armenian representative to celebrate victory. She was playing black and gained advantage over Anastasia Sazonova.
The tournament will last from May 27 till June 8.
ANOC press service
The Armenia national basketball team became the winner of the European Championship for Small Countries…
It has kicked off on May 27 and will end on June 8
She gained obvious advantage over Croatia’s representative.
10 weightlifters take part in the training camp
This victory will help more people in Armenia to get interested in basketball.