Armenian national team midfielder Henrik Mkhitaryan has donated TVs, washing machines and refrigerators to 15 families of war veterans in Karabakh as part of his second charity visit to the republic on Wednesday.
Grandmaster Levon Aronian played a draw with David Howell from Great Britain in the penultimate round of play at the nine-man Chess Classic in London on Sunday. The result left the top Armenian player out of competition for one of the top spots at the tournament.
Mike Danielian, who starred in the basketball tournament at the latest Pan-Armenian games in Yerevan earlier this year, is set to begin his professional career soon after signing a contract with a German team.
After failing to win the domestic league for the first time in a decade, the rejuvenated Pyunik side went on to fall out of next season’s Cup tournament as well.
In the second leg of the 2012 Cup quarterfinal played on Thursday Pyunik lost 3-1 to Mika who progressed to the next stage on aggregate (the first match between the two teams at the weekend ended 0-0).