The president of the National Olympic Committee of Armenia, Gagik Tsarukyan, attended the Memorial Tournament after four-time world, sixteen-time European, USSR and Armenia multiple champion, more than 50 record holder Zinaida Simonyan.
The ANOC President watched shooters’ performances, talked with them, gave advices and rewarded them.
On the first competition day the gold medals were taken by Zaven Igityan and Gohar Mkrtchyan (pistol), Aram Gevorgyan and Alla Poghosyan (rifle, mixed), David Abajyan and Lilith Mkrtchyan (10m running target). The last day of the tournament will be held tomorrow.
Garnik Mnatsakanyan's (57kg) first opponent was a representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran...
The penultimate 6th round of the European Chess Club Cup took place.
On August 10 the team will set off for the competition.