Levon Aronyan ended the rapid chess tournament on the first position.
On the last day of the rapid chess tournament he won USA’s Fabiano Caruana, lost to Hungary’s Richard Rapport and tied a game with Chinese Yu Yangyi.
At this moment Aronyan is placing first with 13 points being ahead of second place holder France’s Maxime Vachier-Lagrave with additional indicators.
Today the blitz chess tournament is kicking off. The games of the first nine rounds will be played.
Seyran Nikoghosyan has summed up the European Championship.
Anastasia Galustyan places 7th after the short program
Julfalakyan has almost all kinds of medals in his medal basket except
Hrant Melkumyan and Sergey Movsisyan also secured a victory
16 figure skaters competed in the short program