The best result among the Armenia’s representatives at FIDE World Rapid Championship had Vladimir Hakobyan who took the 35th place. Levon Aronyan was the 43rd and Tigran Pertosyan the 56th. The winner became Magnus Carlsen, the current World Rapid champion. He had 11, 5 points. The second and the third places took Yan Nepomniachtchin and Teimour Radjabov.
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“Bavarian open” will be held on February 17-21
In the fight for the bronze medal the Armenian club was defeated by the Iranian ‘’Kefayati’’ 1:7
This year the World Weightlifting Championship is held in the USA
The Championship is attended by more than 400 judoists.