Leading player of the Armenia chess team Levon Aronyan will take part in Altibox Norway Chess tournament from June 4 to 15.
The opponents of the Armenian GM in Norway’s Stavanger will be world current champion Magnus Carlsen (Norway), Fabiano Caruana (USA), Ding Liren (China),Maxime Vachier-Lagrave (France),Viswanathan Anand (India),Alexander Grischuk (Russia),Wesley So (USA), Yu Yangyi (China) and Shakriyar Mamedyarov (Azerbaijan).
Last year the winner of Norway Chess was named Fabiano Caruana.
Hayk Martirosyan lost.
Scoring a total of 205kg Sona places 5th
The Armenian skier has won the third medal.
The championship will be held from June 21 to 26…
The rankings’ leader at 98kg is Russia’s Nikita Melnikov
Andranik Karapetyan failed the weigh-in ceremony.