Two rounds before the end of the 76th Armenian Chess Championship among men the standings have split on two leaders.
In round 9 the matches Tigran Petrosyan vs Hovhannes Gabuzyan, Arman Pashikyan vs Zaven Andriasyan and Manuel Petrosyan vs Karen Grigoryan ended in a tie.
Samvel Ter-Sahakyan, Robert Hovhannisyan and Aram Mikaelyan won the matches.
The standings have split on 2 leaders as Zaven Andriasyan and Robert Hovhannisyan have 7 points each. Aram Pashikyan has 6 points.
The Armenian Chess Championship ends on January 23.
ANOC press office
Rostomyan summarized the 2015 year
Hoksen Mirzoyan says, "Olympavan" is needed in Armenia"
The championship is being held in Boston
Now Armenian has 4 Olympic qualification is athletics
Wrestlers from Yerevan, Armenian regions, Nagorno Karabakh, Georgia, Iran and Russian Federation born in 1999, 2000, 2001 joined in the Memorial tournament.
The Armenia grand master winning 7 points in 9 rounds took the 3rd place.
Armenia's weightlifting team coach Vigen Khachatryan opines...