Armenia’s women’s national chess team member Lilith Mkrtchyan won in the first round of the European Chess Club Cup. The Armenian chess player’s team «Ugra» competed with the Israeli team «Rishon Lezion». Lilith Mkrtchyan prevailed on the opponent with white pieces. The game «Rishon Lezion» - «Ugra» ended 0,5- 3,5. Aronyan didn’t come out in the first round, but his team («Siberia», Russia) gained a victory.
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Here is the membership of the group according to their duties.