At the European Team Chess Championship held in Batumi, Georgia, Armenian representatives have won individual medals.
Levon Aronian, leading player of the Armenia chess team, deserved a silver medal on the 1st board. He scored 5 points out of 8 and conceded only to Russian Dmitry Andreikin.
Anna Sargsyan, newcomer of the Armenia women’s team, became a gold medalist on the 4th board. She scored 7 points out of 8. Sargsyan also fulfilled a women’s grandmaster norm for the third time and men’s international master norm for the second time.
Earlier the Armenia team had placed 4th in the European Championship and the women’s team was the 7th.
By the results of this tournament the best boxers will be chosen.
Slavik Hayrapetyan, leading figure skater of Armenia, will take part in the Volvo Open Cup 2019 International Tournament.
The Championship will be held in July, in Chalkida, Greece
Wrestlers of 55kg, 66kg, 84kg and 120kg weight classes contended for the first place
The second team after Greece will be Refugee Olympic team.