Armenian grandmaster Karen Grigoryan has won at an open tournament in Barcelona, Spain.
According to Armchess.am, he scored 7.5 points out of 9 and solely took the first prize. GM Karen Movsziszian scored 6 points in the tournament.
The Armenian national team will play a friendly match against Latvia on September 3, according to an agreement reached between the Football Federations of the two countries, the press service of the Football Federation of Armenia (FFA) said.
The 2014 European Outdoor Archery Championship kicked off in Armenia’s Armavir province on Monday.
The opening ceremony took place at the Ara & Aytsemnik sports complex and was attended by Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, other officials.
The European Women’s Individual Chess Championship is drawing to an end in Plovdiv, Bulgaria. Before the last round scheduled for July 17, Armenian chess player GM Elina Danielian is in 11th position with 7 points.