The 9th round was played at the European Individual Women’s Chess Championship.
The member of the Armenian women’s chess team, Lilit Mkrtchyan, gained advantage over Israel’s Yuliya Shvayger. Maria Kursova celebrated victory too. Lilit Galoyan and Maria Gevorgyan lost. There are still two rounds till the end of the championship.
ANOC press service
The Armenia team has a new European champion after a 6-year break.
Hakob Serobyan spoke about the championship results and the athletes’ achievements
The tournament brought together 44 chess players.
The game «Ugra» and «Legacy» tied 2:2
Tina Garabedian told about the preparatory works and the expectations
Serzh Sargsyan expressed gratitude to the team members