Armenian grandmaster Levon Aronian drew his two last games at the Grand Slam Masters Final’s first section in Sao Paulo, Brazil, playing against Norway’s Magnus Carlsen and Italy’s Fabiano Caruana and is now second in the six-man tournament that is going to resume later in October.
A group of Armenian soccer fans believes high prices set for the upcoming World Cup qualifier in Yerevan between the national teams of Armenia and Italy may leave the Reds without a considerable share of crowd support.
Armenian grandmaster Levon Aronian drew with the reigning world champion Vishvanatan Anand from India playing with black figures in Round 2 of a prestigious tournament in Sao Paulo, Brazil, that has brought together six of the world’s leading players.
A team of Armenian mountaineers will for the first time take part in one of the most prestigious seasonal festivals of mountain tourism in the Himalayas next month. As part of the events slated for October they are going to climb Annapurna Mount, an 8,000-meter peak in the world’s highest mountain range.
Current Cup holders FC Mika Yerevan won their second Super Cup in history beating reigning champions Ulisses in a dramatic match Monday night.
One hundred and twenty minutes of play, including two periods and 30 minutes of extra time in Yerevan’s Republican Stadium revealed no winner at 0-0. Mika were better from the 12-yard spot winning 5-3 on the penalty shootout.
Armenian grandmaster Levon Aronian beat Russia’s Sergey Karjakin in the Monday opening round of a prestigious tournament in Sao Paulo, Brazil, that has brought together a sextet of some of the world’s leading players.
Armenia’s 2011 best player Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored his first goals in the Champions League to help his Ukrainian side Shakhtar Donetsk get a 2-0 victory in the tournament’s opening match against Denmark’s FC Nordsjælland Wednesday night.