Round 8 games were played at the European Individual Chess Championship.
Armenia’s grand masters Robert Hovhannisyan, Hovhannes Gabushyan, Arman Pashikyan, Hrant Melkumyan and Gabriel Sargsyan won. Samvel Ter-Sahakyan and Zaven Andriasyan lost while Manuel Petrosyan tied the game.
Now Robert Hovhannisyan has got 6 points and is one point behind the leader. Hrant Melkumyan and Samvel Ter-Sahakyan have 5, 5 points each.
This year the European Individual Championship is being held in Gjakova, Kosovo. The championship will end on May 23. It is comprised of 11 rounds.
ANOC press service
Today freestyle wrestlers started performing.
The tournament was attended by 70 wrestlers from various Armenian regions and Georgia.
The Organising Committee will be led by Vincenzo Novari.