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Sinquefield Cup
Saint Louis, USA, 2014

FIDE Women’s Grand Prix
Sharjah, UAE, 2014

First League, Armenian Championship
Yerevan, Armenia, 2014

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1-Sep-2014 Elina Danielian in Grand Prix. Round 7
 
L'ami Alina           - Danielian Elina    ˝ - ˝
Batchimeg Tuvshintugs - Zhao Xue           ˝ - ˝
Muminova Nafisa       - Ju Wenjun          0 - 1
Hou Yifan             - Zhu Chen           1 - 0
Harika Dronavalli     - Ushenina Anna      ˝ - ˝
Koneru Humpy          - Kosintseva Tatiana 1 - 0

Standing
 1. Hou, Yifan             6
 2. Ju, Wenjun             6
 3. Batchimeg, Tuvshintugs 4˝
 4. Ushenina, Anna         4
 5. Harika, Dronavalli     4
 6. Zhao, Xue              3˝
 7. Kosintseva, Tatiana    3˝
 8. Danielian, Elina       3˝
 9. Koneru, Humpy          3
10. Muminova, Nafisa       2
11. L'Ami, Alina           1
12. Zhu, Chen              1

You can follow the games of the Women’s Grand Prix on our website on August 25-28, August 30-September 2, September 4-5, 2014, starting at 15:00, on September 6 at 13:00 (Yerevan time). Online1  Online2
 

1-Sep-2014 FIDE Rating List by September 1, 2014
 
The FIDE has announced the FIDE Rating List by 1st September 2014.

The new ratings of chess players of Armenia are available in our link Ratings by September 1, 2014.
 

1-Sep-2014 Levon Aronian in Saint Louis. Round 5
 

Aronian, Levon   - Carlsen, Magnus         0-1
Nakamura, Hikaru - Caruana, Fabiano        0-1
Topalov, Veselin - Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 1-0

Standing
Rk. Player name             Score  SB
 1. Caruana, Fabiano         5     10
 2. Topalov, Veselin         2.5   4.75
 3. Carlsen, Magnus          2.5   4.5
 4. Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime  2     3.5
 5. Aronian, Levon           1.5   3.25
 6. Nakamura, Hikaru         1.5   3

You can follow the games of the tournament in Saint Louis on our website on August 27-31, September 2-7, 2014, starting at 23:00 (Yerevan time). Online1  Online2  Online3
 

31-Aug-2014 Elina Danielian in Grand Prix. Round 6
 
Danielian Elina    - Batchimeg Tuvshintugs ˝ - ˝
Zhao Xue           - Koneru Humpy          1 - 0
Kosintseva Tatiana - Harika Dronavalli     1 - 0
Ushenina Anna      - Hou Yifan             0 - 1
Zhu Chen           - Muminova Nafisa       ˝ - ˝
Ju Wenjun          - L'ami Alina           1 - 0
 
31-Aug-2014 Levon Aronian in Saint Louis. Round 4
 

Caruana, Fabiano        - Aronian, Levon   1-0
Carlsen, Magnus         - Topalov, Veselin ˝-˝
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime - Nakamura, Hikaru ˝-˝
 

30-Aug-2014 Elina Danielian in Grand Prix. Round 5
 
Danielian Elina       - Zhao Xue           1 - 0
Batchimeg Tuvshintugs - Ju Wenjun          ˝ - ˝
L'ami Alina           - Zhu Chen           ˝ - ˝
Muminova Nafisa       - Ushenina Anna      ˝ - ˝
Hou Yifan             - Kosintseva Tatiana 1 - 0
Harika Dronavalli     - Koneru Humpy       ˝ - ˝
 
30-Aug-2014 Levon Aronian in Saint Louis. Round 3
 

Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime - Aronian, Levon   1-0
Carlsen, Magnus         - Caruana, Fabiano 0-1
Topalov, Veselin        - Nakamura, Hikaru 1-0
 

29-Aug-2014 Armenian Championship: First League
 
First League of the Armenian 75th Championship is being held in Yerevan, Armenia. After seven rounds the leader with 5,5 points is GM Levon Babujian. GM Hovhannes Gabuzyan is half a point behind the leader.

You can follow the games of the First League of the Armenian Championship on our website from August 21 till, September 3, 2014, starting at 15:30 (Yerevan time). Online
 

29-Aug-2014 Levon Aronian in Saint Louis. Round 2
 

Aronian, Levon   - Topalov, Veselin        1-0
Nakamura, Hikaru - Carlsen, Magnus         ˝-˝
Caruana, Fabiano - Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 1-0
 

28-Aug-2014 Elina Danielian in Grand Prix. Round 4
 
Ju Wenjun          - Danielian Elina       1 - 0
Zhao Xue           - Harika Dronavalli     ˝ - ˝
Koneru Humpy       - Hou Yifan             0 - 1
Kosintseva Tatiana - Muminova Nafisa       ˝ - ˝
Ushenina Anna      - L'ami Alina           1 - 0
Zhu Chen           - Batchimeg Tuvshintugs 0 - 1
 
28-Aug-2014 Tigran Petrosian’s Success
 
Armenian GM Tigran L. Petrosian scored 7 points out of 9 and shared 1st-2nd places together with GM Yuriy Kuzubov (Ukraine) at a great open that was held in Abu Dhabi, UAE. By the tie-break Petrosian took the second prize. He raised his Elo for 10 points. 70 chess players participated in the tournament among them there were 35 grandmasters.
 
28-Aug-2014 Levon Aronian in Saint Louis. Round 1
 

Aronian, Levon          - Nakamura, Hikaru ˝-˝
Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime - Carlsen, Magnus  ˝-˝
Topalov, Veselin        - Caruana, Fabiano 0-1

You can follow the games of the tournament in Saint Louis on our website on August 27-31, September 2-7, 2014, starting at 23:00 (Yerevan time). Online1  Online2  Online3
 

27-Aug-2014 Elina Danielian in Grand Prix. Round 3
 
Danielian Elina       - Zhu Chen           1 - 0
Ju Wenjun             - Zhao Xue           1 - 0
Batchimeg Tuvshintugs - Ushenina Anna      ˝ - ˝
L'ami Alina           - Kosintseva Tatiana 0 - 1
Muminova Nafisa       - Koneru Humpy       ˝ - ˝
Hou Yifan             - Harika Dronavalli  ˝ - ˝
 
27-Aug-2014 Levon Aronian in Saint Louis
 

Here is the result of the draw for the participants of Sinquefield Cup in Saint Louis, USA:

1. Aronian, 2. Topalov, 3. Vachier-Lagrave, 4. Carlsen, 5. Caruana, 6. Nakamura.

Today in the first round Aronian will play with whites against Nakamura.
 

26-Aug-2014 Elina Danielian in Grand Prix. Round 2
 
Ushenina Anna      - Danielian Elina       1 - 0
Zhao Xue           - Hou Yifan             ˝ - ˝
Harika Dronavalli  - Muminova Nafisa       1 - 0
Koneru Humpy       - L'ami Alina           1 - 0
Kosintseva Tatiana - Batchimeg Tuvshintugs ˝ - ˝
Zhu Chen           - Ju Wenjun             0 - 1
 
26-Aug-2014 Levon Aronian in Saint Louis
 

Armenian GM Levon Aronian is going to participate in the Sinquefield Cup to be held from August 27 till September 7, 2014 in Saint Louis, USA.

The rivals of Aronian will be GMs Carlsen, Caruana, Nakamura, Topalov, Vachier-Lagrave.
 

26-Aug-2014 Mher Hovhannisyan’s Victory
 
Armenian IM Mher Hovhannisyan (Belgium) scored 7,5 points out of 9 and took the first prize among 166 participants at the open that was held in Brasschaat, Belgium. The same results had GM Eric Van Den Doel (Netherlands) but he was behind the Armenian chess player by the tie-break.

Armenian GM Sergey Kasparov (Belarus) took the third place with 7 points.
 

26-Aug-2014 Ruslan Kurayan’s Success
 
Armenian IM Ruslan Kurayan (Ukraine) scored 7,5 points out of 9 and shared 1st-4th places among 228 participants at the open that was held in Lichtenberger, Germany. By the tie-break Kurayan took the third place. The winner of the tournament was GM Rene Stern (Germany).
 
25-Aug-2014 Elina Danielian in Grand Prix. Round 1
 
Danielian Elina       - Kosintseva Tatiana ˝ - ˝
Zhu Chen              - Zhao Xue           0 - 1
Ju Wenjun             - Ushenina Anna      ˝ - ˝
Batchimeg Tuvshintugs - Koneru Humpy       1 - 0
L'ami Alina           - Harika Dronavalli  0 - 1
Muminova Nafisa       - Hou Yifan          0 - 1
 
25-Aug-2014 Bronze Award of the Armenian Chess Players
 

Armenian Team (GM Karen Grigoryan, GM Zaven Andriasian, FM Tigran S. Petrosyan, WFM Maria Gevorgyan) scored 18 points out of 27 and took the bronze prize in the 13th World University Championship that was held in Katowice, Poland. Representatives of Poland (20,5) and Russia (18,5) took the first two places.

By the individual classification of the men’s section Karen Grigoryan took the silver medal. He scored 6,5 points out of 9 and shared 1st-3rd places together with GMs Sanan Sjugirov and Ivan Bukavshin (Russia). By the tie-break Sjugirov became the World University Champion.

Maria Gevorgyan took the 6th place with 5,5 points in the women’s section. The champion with 8,5 points was WIM Klaudia Kulon (Poland).

You can follow the games of the World University Championship on our website on August 18-24, 2014, starting from 11:30 (Yerevan time). Online1 Online2  Online3
 

25-Aug-2014 Bravo, Hrant!
 

Armenian GM Hrant Melkumyan scored 7,5 points out of 9 and took the first prize at the open that was held in Riga, Latvia. The same results had GM Richard Rapport (Hungary) but he was behind the Armenian chess player by the tie-break.

You can follow the games of the tournament in Riga on our website on August 15-24, 2014, starting at 17:00, the last round - at 12:00 (Yerevan time). Online1 Online2  Online3
 

24-Aug-2014 Bravo, Samuel!
 

13-year-old Armenian chess player Samuel Sevian (USA) had a unique success. At the tournament in Rockville Samuel scored a grandmaster norm for the third time and became the first chess player in the USA history who reaches the highest chess degree not being even 14. Let us remind that legendary Robert Fischer became grandmaster at the age of 15.

Now Sevian needs only to raise his Elo to 2500 so that FIDE could confirm the Grandmaster title of the Armenian chess player.
 

24-Aug-2014 World University Championship
 
Armenian GM Karen Grigoryan has scored 6 points out of 8 and is leading together with GM Ivan Bukavshin (Russia) before the last round of the 13th World University Championship that is being held in Katowice, Poland. Armenian GM Zaven Andriasian and three more grandmasters are half a point behind the leaders.

The World University Champion will be determined today in the games of Alexandr Shimanov (Russia)-Grigoryan and Andriasian-Bukavshin.

Armenian WFM Maria Gevorgyan is taking the 5th place with 5 points in the women’s section still having opportunities to take a prize.
 

24-Aug-2014 Hrant Melkumyan in Riga
 
Armenian GM Hrant Melkumyan has scored 7 points out of 8 and is leading together with GM Richard Rapport (Hungary) before the last round of the open that is being held in Riga, Latvia.
 
24-Aug-2014 Elina Danielian in Grand Prix
 
Armenian GM Elina Danielian is going to participate in the 6th stage of the FIDE Women’s Grand Prix to be held from August 25 till September 5, 2014 in Sharjah, UAE.
 
23-Aug-2014 Hrant Melkumyan in Riga
 
Armenian GM Hrant Melkumyan has scored 6,5 points after seven rounds and is solely leading at the open that is being held in Riga, Latvia.
 
23-Aug-2014 World University Championship
 
GM Karen Grigoryan has scored 5 points after seven rounds and is leading together with five other grandmasters in the 13th World University Championship that is being held in Katowice, Poland. GM Zaven Andrisian has 4,5, FM Tigran S. Petrosyan – 4 points. WFM Maria Gevorgyan who is playing in the women’s section is taking the 5th place with 4,5 points.
 
22-Aug-2014 Hrant Melkumyan in Riga
 
Armenian GM Hrant Melkumyan has scored 6 points after six rounds and is solely leading at the open that is being held in Riga, Latvia.
 
21-Aug-2014 World University Championship
 
13th World University Championship is being held in Katowice, Poland. Armenian chess players Karen Grigoryan, Zaven Andrisian, Tigran S. Petrosyan are participating in the men’s and Maria Gevorgyan in the women’s section.

After five rounds Grigoryan has scored 4 points and is leading together with three other participants.
 

21-Aug-2014 Hrant Melkumyan in Riga
 
Armenian GM Hrant Melkumyan has scored 5 points after five rounds and is solely leading at the open that is being held in Riga, Latvia.
 
20-Aug-2014 Hrant Melkumyan in Riga
 
Armenian GM Hrant Melkumyan has scored 4 points after four rounds and is leading together with GMs Eduardo Iturrizaga (Venesuela), Igor Kovalenko (Latvia) and IM Inigo Argandona (Spain) at the open that is being held in Riga, Latvia.
 
19-Aug-2014 Karen Movsziszian’s Success
 
Armenian GM Karen Movsziszian scored 7,5 points out of 9 and took the first prize among 48 participants at the open that was held in Pobla de Lillet, Spain.
 
18-Aug-2014 Karen Grigoryan’s Success
 
Armenian GM Karen Grigoryan scored 7,5 points out of 9 and took the 1st prize among 86 participants at the open that was held in Badalona, Spain.
 
18-Aug-2014 Mher Hovhannisyan’s Success
 
Armenian IM Mher Hovhannisyan scored 7,5 points out of 9 and took the first prize among 227 participants at the open that was held in Charleroi, Belgium.
 
17-Aug-2014 Live Chess Ratings
 
  1. Carlsen         2869.7
  2. Aronian         2804.3
  3. Caruana         2800.6
  4. Grischuk        2788.5
  5. Anand           2785
  6. Topalov         2783.9
  7. Nakamura        2781.8
  8. Karjakin        2777.2
  9. Vachier-Lagrave 2767.6
 10. Kramnik         2760

 
14-Aug-2014 Armenian Chess Players in Tromso Olympiad. Round 11
 
Open section
      Armenia (ARM) Rtg  - Czech Republic (CZE) Rtg 3:1

Photo by Gaguik Oganessian

Aronian, Levon      2805 - Navara, David        2716 1 - 0
Sargissian, Gabriel 2686 - Laznicka, Viktor     2676 1 - 0
Movsesian, Sergei   2672 - Hracek, Zbynek       2634 ˝ - ˝
Akopian, Vladimir   2655 - Babula, Vlastimil    2549 ˝ - ˝

Poland      1 : 3  China
Hungary     2 : 2  Ukraine
Norway      4 : 0  Malaysia
Russia     2˝ : 1˝ France
Azerbaijan 2˝ : 1˝ USA
India      3˝ : ˝  Uzbekistan
Cuba       2˝ : 1˝ England
Spain      2˝ : 1˝ Vietnam
Israel     2˝ : 1˝ Croatia
Belarus    2˝ : 1˝ Bulgaria
Romania     2 : 2  Brazil

Final standing
Rk. Team        + = - TB1  TB2   TB3
 
1. China       8 3 0  19  422.5  31.5
 2. Hungary     7 3 1  17  372    29
 3. India       7 3 1  17  371.5  30.5
 4. Russia      7 3 1  17  352    28.5
 5. Azerbaijan  7 3 1  17  345    28
 6. Ukraine     6 4 1  16  377.5  29
 7. Cuba        7 2 2  16  361    29.5
 8. Armenia     6 4 1  16  350.5  28.5
 9. Israel      7 2 2  16  348    28
10. Spain       7 2 2  16  334.5  28
11. Belarus     7 2 2  16  304.5  27
12. Netherlands 6 3 2  15  367.5  29.5
13. France      7 1 3  15  357.5  28.5
14. USA         6 3 2  15  348    28
Total: 177 teams
Annotation
Tie Break1: 1: Matchpoints (2 for wins, 1 for Draws, 0 for Losses)
Tie Break2: Olympiad-Sonneborn-Berger-Tie-Break without lowest result (Khanty-Mansiysk)
Tie Break3: points (game-points)

Women's section
   Armenia (ARM) Rtg  - Spain (ESP)             Rtg 2˝:1˝

Photo by Gaguik Oganessian

Danielian, Elina 2490 - Vega Gutierrez, Sabrina 2395 1 - 0
Mkrtchian, Lilit 2453 - Alexandrova, Olga       2424 ˝ - ˝
Galojan, Lilit   2275 - Matnadze, Ana           2385 0 - 1
Kursova, Maria   2313 - Aranaz Murillo, Amalia  2314 1 - 0

Russia     2˝ : 1˝ Bulgaria
Montenegro  1 : 3  Norway
Ukraine     2 : 2  China
Georgia     4 : 0  Germany
Kazakhstan  3 : 1  Czech Republic
Romania     2 : 2  India
Azerbaijan  ˝ : 3˝ Poland
USA         4 : 0  Argentina
France      3 : 1  Serbia
Lithuania   3 : 1  Belarus
Netherlands 3 : 1  Croatia
Canada     1˝ : 2˝ Slovakia
Mongolia    3 : 1  Slovenia
Iran       2˝ : 1˝ Latvia

Final standing
Rk. Team       + = - TB1  TB2   TB3
 
1. Russia    10 0 1  20  420.5  32
 2. China      8 2 1  18  406    32.5
 3. Ukraine    8 2 1  18  383    28.5
 4. Georgia    8 1 2  17  390    32
 5. Armenia    8 1 2  17  350.5  29
 6. Kazakhstan 8 1 2  17  320    27
 7. Poland     7 2 2  16  362    26.5
 8. USA        7 2 2  16  339.5  29.5
 9. Germany    8 0 3  16  304    26.5
10. India      6 3 2  15  380    30.5
11. Romania    7 1 3  15  353.5  27.5
12. France     7 1 3  15  351.5  27.5
Total: 136 teams
Annotation
Tie Break1: Matchpoints (2 for wins, 1 for Draws, 0 for Losses)
Tie Break2: Olympiad-Sonneborn-Berger-Tie-Break without lowest result (Khanty-Mansiysk)
Tie Break3: points (game-points)

You can follow the games of the Olympiad on our website on August 2, starting at 17:00, on August 3-6, 8-12, starting at 16:00 and on August 14, staring at 13:00 (Yerevan time). Online  Open1  Open2  Women1  Women2
 

12-Aug-2014 Armenian Chess Players in Tromso Olympiad. Round 10
 
Open section
      Vietnam (VIE) Rtg  - Armenia (ARM)       Rtg  2:2

Photo by Gaguik Oganessian
 
Le, Quang Liem      2710 - Aronian, Levon      2805 ˝ - ˝
Nguyen, Ngoc Truong 2634 - Sargissian, Gabriel 2686 ˝ - ˝
Nguyen, Duc Hoa     2501 - Movsesian, Sergei   2672 1 - 0
Nguyen, Huynh Minh  2507 - Akopian, Vladimir   2655 0 - 1

France         1˝ : 2˝ China
Ukraine         2 : 2  Azerbaijan
Croatia        3˝ : ˝  Norway
Hungary         3 : 1  Romania
Bulgaria       1˝ : 2˝ Poland
USA            2˝ : 1˝ Argentina
Serbia         1˝ : 2˝ Russia
Germany        1˝ : 2˝ India
Netherlands    1˝ : 2˝ Uzbekistan
Czech Republic  2 : 2  Belarus
Cuba           3˝ : ˝  Georgia
Kazakhstan      1 : 3  Spain
Latvia         1˝ : 2˝ Israel
England         3 : 1  Sweden

Women's section
       Croatia (CRO) Rtg  - Armenia (ARM)    Rtg  1˝:2˝

Photo by Gaguik Oganessian

Golubenko, Valentina 2269 - Danielian, Elina 2490 1 - 0
Franciskovic, Borka  2318 - Mkrtchian, Lilit 2453 ˝ - ˝
Deur Saric, Zrinka   2113 - Galojan, Lilit   2275 0 - 1
Purgar, Ivona        2102 - Kursova, Maria   2313 0 - 1

Ukraine     2˝ : 1˝ Russia
Norway       1 : 3  Azerbaijan
China        2 : 2  Spain
Germany     2˝ : 1˝ Romania
Georgia      3 : 1  Poland
Kazakhstan   3 : 1  France
Slovakia    1˝ : 2˝ Bulgaria
Switzerland  ˝ : 3˝ India
Czech Rep.  2˝ : 1˝ Uzbekistan
Vietnam     1˝ : 2˝ USA
 

11-Aug-2014 Armenian Chess Players in Tromso Olympiad. Round 9
 
Open section
      Armenia (ARM) Rtg  - Serbia (SRB)       Rtg   2:2


Aronian, Levon      2805 - Ivanisevic, Ivan   2613 ˝ - ˝
Sargissian, Gabriel 2686 - Perunovic, Milos   2602 ˝ - ˝
Movsesian, Sergei   2672 - Sedlak, Nikola     2554 ˝ - ˝
Akopian, Vladimir   2655 - Indjic, Aleksandar 2539 ˝ - ˝

China       2 : 2  Ukraine
Czech Rep. 1˝ : 2˝ France
Norway      2 : 2  Turkey
Azerbaijan  2 : 2  Romania
Israel      1 : 3  Hungary
Bulgaria   2˝ : 1˝ Cuba
Belarus     2 : 2  Netherlands
Argentina   2 : 2  India
USA         2 : 2  Germany
Russia     2˝ : 1˝ Norway 2

Women's section
   Armenia (ARM) Rtg  - Russia (RUS)       Rtg  1˝:2˝


Danielian, Elina 2490 - Lagno, Kateryna    2540 1 - 0
Mkrtchian, Lilit 2453 - Gunina, Valentina  2524 0 - 1
Galojan, Lilit   2275 - Girya, Olga        2484 ˝ - ˝
Kursova, Maria   2313 - Pogonina, Natalija 2479 0 - 1

Estonia   1˝ : 2˝ Norway
France     ˝ : 3˝ China
India     1˝ : 2˝ Ukraine
Spain     3˝ : ˝  Argentina
Romania   2˝ : 1˝ Vietnam
Germany   2˝ : 1˝ Hungary
Poland    2˝ : 1˝ Mongolia
Indonesia  ˝ : 3˝ Georgia
USA        2 : 2  Montenegro
Serbia    1˝ : 2˝ Slovakia
Croatia   2˝ : 1˝ Belarus
Bulgaria   3 : 1  Colombia
 

10-Aug-2014 Armenian Chess Players in Tromso Olympiad. Round 8
 
Open section
        India (IND) Rtg  - Armenia (ARM)       Rtg 2:2

Photo by Gaguik Oganessian

Negi, Parimarjan    2645 - Aronian, Levon      2805 ˝ - ˝
Sethuraman, S.P.    2590 - Sargissian, Gabriel 2686 ˝ - ˝
Sasikiran, Krishnan 2669 - Movsesian, Sergei   2672 ˝ - ˝
Adhiban, B.         2619 - Akopian, Vladimir   2655 ˝ - ˝

China           3 : 1  Azerbaijan
Romania         2 : 2  Czech Republic
Bosnia & Herz.  1 : 3  Norway
Ukraine        2˝ : 1˝ Bulgaria
France         2˝ : 1˝ Poland
Germany         2 : 2  Cuba
Hungary         2 : 2  USA
Netherlands    3˝ : ˝  Brazil
Russia          2 : 2  Spain
Indonesia       ˝ : 3˝ Israel
Belarus        2˝ : 1˝ Croatia
England         1 : 3  Serbia
Argentina      2˝ : 1˝ Slovenia

Women's section
          Colombia (COL) Rtg  - Armenia (ARM)    Rtg ˝:3˝

Photo by Gaguik Oganessian

Rodriguez Rueda, Paula   2368 - Danielian, Elina 2490 0 - 1
Franco Valencia, Beatriz 2210 - Mkrtchian, Lilit 2453 0 - 1
Rivera Banquez, Ingris   2210 - Galojan, Lilit   2275 ˝ - ˝
Franco Valencia, Angela  2186 - Kursova, Maria   2313 0 - 1

Russia     3˝ : ˝  Hungary
Turkey     1˝ : 2˝ Norway
China       3 : 1  Poland
France     2˝ : 1˝ USA
Ukraine    2˝ : 1˝ Georgia
India       3 : 1  Indonesia
Cuba       1˝ : 2˝ Germany
Vietnam    2˝ : 1˝ Iran
Romania    2˝ : 1˝ Azerbaijan
Spain       3 : 1  Uzbekistan
Argentina  2˝ : 1˝ Slovenia
 

9-Aug-2014 Armenian Chess Players in Tromso Olympiad. Round 7
 
Open section
      Armenia (ARM) Rtg  - Hungary (HUN)    Rtg 2:2

Photo by Gaguik Oganessian

Aronian, Levon      2805 - Leko, Peter      2740 1 - 0
Sargissian, Gabriel 2686 - Balogh, Csaba    2637 0 - 1
Movsesian, Sergei   2672 - Rapport, Richard 2704 ˝ - ˝
Akopian, Vladimir   2655 - Polgar, Judit    2676 ˝ - ˝

Cuba       1˝ : 2˝ Azerbaijan
Czech Rep.  3 : 1  Russia
Norway     1˝ : 2˝ Germany
Serbia      ˝ : 3˝ China
Bulgaria    3 : 1  Netherlands
Croatia    1˝ : 2˝ Romania
France      3 : 1  Georgia
Qatar       1 : 3  India
USA        3˝ : ˝  Uzbekistan
Poland      3 : 1  Bosnia & Herzegovina
Kazakhstan  ˝ : 3˝ Ukraine

Women's section
         Armenia Rtg  - United States of America Rtg 2:2

Photo by Gaguik Oganessian

Danielian, Elina 2490 - Krush, Irina             2474 1 - 0
Mkrtchian, Lilit 2453 - Zatonskih, Anna          2466 ˝ - ˝
Galojan, Lilit   2275 - Abrahamyan, Tatev        2366 ˝ - ˝
Kursova, Maria   2313 - Foisor, Sabina-Francesca 2252 0 - 1

Russia       3 : 1  China
Norway       ˝ : 3˝ Vietnam
Poland       2 : 2  France
Hungary     2˝ : 1˝ Romania
Indonesia    2 : 2  Iran
Georgia      3 : 1  Serbia
Greece       1 : 3  Colombia
Kazakhstan   1 : 3  Ukraine
Netherlands  ˝ : 3˝ India
Slovakia     2 : 2  Belarus
Cuba        2˝ : 1˝ Israel
 

8-Aug-2014 Armenian Chess Players in Tromso Olympiad. Round 6
 
Open section
    England (ENG) Rtg  - Armenia (ARM)       Rtg   1˝:2˝

Photo by Gaguik Oganessian

Adams, Michael    2740 - Aronian, Levon      2805 ˝ - ˝
Jones, Gawain C B 2665 - Sargissian, Gabriel 2686 ˝ - ˝
SShort, Nigel D   2665 - Movsesian, Sergei   2672 0 - 1
Sadler, Matthew D 2653 - Akopian, Vladimir   2655 ˝ - ˝

Azerbaijan     3˝ : ˝  Georgia
Serbia          2 : 2  Bulgaria
Italy           1 : 3  Norway
Cuba           3˝ : ˝  Kazakhstan
Uzbekistan     1˝ : 2˝ Russia
Bosnia & Herz.  2 : 2  France
Croatia         3 : 1  Indonesia
China          3˝ : ˝  Egypt
Vietnam         1 : 3  Hungary
Netherlands     3 : 1  Iran
Norway 2        1 : 3  Czech Republic
Romania         3 : 1  Belarus

Women's section
   Armenia (ARM) Rtg  - Cuba (CUB)               Rtg  2˝:1˝

Photo by Gaguik Oganessian

Danielian, Elina 2490 - Marrero Lopez, Yaniet    2324 1 - 0
Mkrtchian, Lilit 2453 - Pina Vega, Sulennis      2270 1 - 0
Galojan, Lilit   2275 - Vigoa Apecheche, Yanira  2317 0 - 1
Kursova, Maria   2313 - Arribas Robaina, Maritza 2291 ˝ - ˝

China        3 : 1  Hungary
Venezuela    0 : 4  Norway
Serbia       ˝ : 3˝ Russia
Netherlands  1 : 3  Poland
Slovakia     1 : 3  France
Iran         2 : 2  Greece
Italy       1˝ : 2˝ Indonesia
USA          3 : 1  Estonia
Romania      4 : 0  Switzerland
Georgia      3 : 1  Latvia
 

7-Aug-2014 Interview with Arianne Caoili
 

“Chess in Armenia” Magazine had an exclusive interview with WIM Arianne Caoili.

The interview in Armenian is here.
 

6-Aug-2014 Armenian Chess Players in Tromso Olympiad. Round 5
 
Open section
       Armenia (ARM) Rtg - Norway (NOR)             Rtg 2˝:1˝

Photo by Gaguik Oganessian

Aronian, Levon      2805 - Carlsen, Magnus          2877 ˝ - ˝
Sargissian, Gabriel 2686 - Agdestein, Simen         2630 1 - 0
Movsesian, Sergei   2672 - Hammer, Jon Ludvig       2628 ˝ - ˝
Akopian, Vladimir   2655 - Johannessen, Leif Erlend 2528 ˝ - ˝

Azerbaijan  2 : 2  Serbia
Russia      2 : 2  Bulgaria
China       2 : 2  Netherlands
Ukraine    1˝ : 2˝ Uzbekistan
Israel     1˝ : 2˝ Cuba
Kazakhstan  3 : 1  Turkey
Georgia     3 : 1  Belgium
Vietnam     2 : 2  England
Germany     2 : 2  Qatar
FYROM       1 : 3  Croatia
France     3˝ : ˝  Argentina
Czech Rep.  3 : 1  Sweden

Women's section
       Lithuania (LTU) Rtg - Armenia (ARM)    Rtg 1:3

Photo by Gaguik Oganessian

Daulyte, Deimante     2386 - Danielian, Elina 2490 ˝ - ˝
Zaksaite, Salomeja    2170 - Mkrtchian, Lilit 2453 0 - 1
Domarkaite, Laima     2160 - Galojan, Lilit   2275 0 - 1
Batkovskyte, Dominyka 2117 - Kursova, Maria   2313 ˝ - ˝

Indonesia    ˝ : 3˝ China
Barbados     0 : 4  Norway
Hungary     2˝ : 1˝ Iran
Russia      2˝ : 1˝ Georgia
Spain       1˝ : 2˝ Netherlands
Serbia       3 : 1  Ukraine
Poland       3 : 1  Kazakhstan
France       3 : 1  Germany
Belarus     1˝ : 2˝ Romania
Azerbaijan  1˝ : 2˝ USA
Croatia     1˝ : 2˝ Switzerland
Cuba        2˝ : 1˝ Czech Republic
Israel       1 : 3  Slovakia
 

5-Aug-2014 Armenian Chess Players in Tromso Olympiad. Round 4
 
Open section
       Costa Rica (CRC) Rtg  - Armenia (ARM)       Rtg 0:4

Photo by Gaguik Oganessian

Gonzalez Acosta, Bernal 2469 - Aronian, Levon      2805 0 - 1
Valdes Romero, Leonardo 2406 - Sargissian, Gabriel 2686 0 - 1
Minero Pineda, Sergio   2384 - Movsesian, Sergei   2672 0 - 1
Murillo Tsijli, Alexis  2303 - Akopian, Vladimir   2655 0 - 1

France      1˝ : 2˝ Azerbaijan
Serbia      2˝ : 1˝ Czech Republic
Norway      2˝ : 1˝ Poland
Russia       2 : 2  China
Netherlands  2 : 2  Israel
Bulgaria    2˝ : 1˝ Romania
Uzbekistan   2 : 2  Germany
Turkey      3˝ : ˝  Italy
Georgia     2˝ : 1˝ Mexico
Belgium     2˝ : 1˝ Switzerland
Kazakhstan  2˝ : 1˝ Moldova
Cuba        2˝ : 1˝ India
Paraguay     ˝ : 3˝ Vietnam
England      3 : 1  Latvia

Women's section
                Indonesia (INA) A) Rtg  - Armenia (ARM)    Rtg 3˝:˝

Photo by Gaguik Oganessian

Sukandar, Irine Kharisma        2396 - Danielian, Elina 2490 1 - 0
Aulia, Medina Warda             2397 - Mkrtchian, Lilit 2453 ˝ - ˝
Sihite, Chelsie Monica Ignesias 2206 - Galojan, Lilit   2275 1 - 0
Citra, Dewi Ardhiani Anastasia  2128 - Kursova, Maria   2313 1 - 0

Iran        3˝ : ˝  Slovakia
Norway       1 : 3  Czech Republic
China       3˝ : ˝  Azerbaijan
Germany     1˝ : 2˝ Russia
Netherlands  2 : 2  Georgia
Hungary      3 : 1  Cuba
Philippines  0 : 4  Spain
Bulgaria    1˝ : 2˝ Poland
Colombia     1 : 3  Kazakhstan
India       1˝ : 2˝ Serbia
Ukraine      3 : 1  Turkey
England      ˝ : 3˝ Belarus
Vietnam      3 : 1  Malaysia
 

4-Aug-2014 Armenian Chess Players in Tromso Olympiad. Round 3
 
Open section
      Armenia (ARM) Rtg  - France (FRA)            Rtg 1˝:2˝

Photo by Gaguik Oganessian

Aronian, Levon      2805 - Vachier-Lagrave, Maxime 2768 ˝ - ˝
Sargissian, Gabriel 2686 - Bacrot, Etienne         2720 ˝ - ˝
Movsesian, Sergei   2672 - Fressinet, Laurent      2708 0 - 1
Akopian, Vladimir   2655 - Edouard, Romain         2680 ˝ - ˝

USA         1˝ : 2˝ Netherlands
Norway       3 : 1  Montenegro
Germany      2 : 2  England
Poland       2 : 2  Cuba
Italy        2 : 2  India
Turkey       2 : 2  Georgia
Iceland     1˝ : 2˝ Serbia
Switzerland  2 : 2  Vietnam
FYROM        0 : 4  Russia
Hungary     1˝ : 2˝ China
Azerbaijan  2˝ : 1˝ Croatia
Belarus     1˝ : 2˝ Israel
Czech Rep.  2˝ : 1˝ Iran

Women's section
  Armenia (ARM) M) Rtg  - Vietnam (VIE)        Rtg 3:1

Photo by Gaguik Oganessian

Danielian, Elina 2490 - Nguyen, Thi Mai Hung 2307 ˝ - ˝
Mkrtchian, Lilit 2453 - Hoang, Thi Nhu Y     2269 1 - 0
Galojan, Lilit   2275 - Hoang, Thi Bao Tram  2329 ˝ - ˝
Kursova, Maria   2313 - Luong, Phuong Hanh   2171 1 - 0

USA            1 : 3  China
Norway         1 : 3  Hungary
Russia        2˝ : 1˝ France
Bosnia & Herz. 0 : 4  Iran
Azerbaijan    2˝ : 1˝ Switzerland
Romania       1˝ : 2˝ Indonesia
Germany        3 : 1  Argentina
Belarus       1˝ : 2˝ Netherlands
Kazakhstan     2 : 2  India
Turkey         2 : 2  Bulgaria
Croatia       1˝ : 2˝ Cuba
Spain          2 : 2  Ukraine
Slovakia       3 : 1  Austria
Poland         2 : 2  Philippines
Georgia       3˝ : ˝  Italy

 

3-Aug-2014 Armenian Chess Players in Tromso Olympiad. Round 2
 
Open section
  Australia (AUS) Rtg  - Armenia (ARM)        Rtg  1:3

Photo by Gaguik Oganessian

Smerdon, David    2513 - Aronian, Levon       2805 ˝ - ˝
Ly, Moulthun      2462 - Sargissian, Gabriel  2686 0 - 1
Illingworth, Max  2439 - Movsesian, Sergei    2672 ˝ - ˝
Ikeda, Junta      2402 - Akopian, Vladimir    2655 0 - 1

Russia      3˝ : ˝  Qatar
Norway 2     2 : 2  Ukraine
Finland      2 : 2  Norway
France       4 : 0  Mongolia
Hungary     2˝ : 1˝ Venezuela
Colombia     1 : 3  USA
China       3˝ : ˝  Albania
Scotland     ˝ : 3˝ Azerbaijan
Israel      3˝ : ˝  Tajikistan
Singapore    1 : 3  England

Women's section
   Bangladesh (BAN) Rtg  - Armenia (ARM)       Rtg 0 : 4

Photo by Gaguik Oganessian
 
Shamima, Akter Liza 2147 - Mkrtchian, Lilit    2453 0 - 1
Khan, Nazrana       2001 - Galojan, Lilit      2275 0 - 1
Hamid, Rani         1995 - Kursova, Maria      2313 0 - 1
Sultana, Sharmin    1984 - Sargsyan, Shushanna 2109 0 - 1

China       4 : 0  Venezuela
Ecuador     0 : 4  Norway
Brazil      0 : 4  Russia
Ukraine     3 : 1  Australia
Montenegro  1 : 3  Georgia
India      3˝ : ˝  Denmark
USA         3 : 1  Belgium
Egypt      1˝ : 2˝ Germany
Hungary     4 : 0  Lebanon
Norway     2˝ : 3˝ Bulgaria
Chile       ˝ : 3˝ Slovakia
Cuba       3˝ : ˝  Iceland
Iran        4 : 0  FYROM
 

2-Aug-2014 Armenian Chess Players in Tromso Olympiad. Round 1
 
Open section
       Armenia      Rtg  - Japan           Rtg 
4 : 0


Sargissian, Gabriel 2686 - Nanjo, Ryosuke  2344 1 - 0
Movsesian, Sergei   2672 - Kojima, Shinya  2373 1 - 0
Akopian, Vladimir   2655 - Watanabe, Akira 2252 1 - 0
Kotanjian, Tigran   2500 - Averbukh, Alex  2183 1 - 0

Jordan         0 : 4  Russia
Ukraine        4 : 0  Tunisia
Norway        2˝ : 1˝ Yemen
Zambia         0 : 4  France
Algeria        0 : 4  Hungary
USA            4 : 0  Uganda
Guatemala      0 : 4  China
Kyrgyzstan     0 : 4  Israel
England        4 : 0  Wales
Andorra        0 : 4  Netherlands
Germany        4 : 0  Iraq
Puerto Rico    0 : 4  Cuba
Angola         0 : 4  Poland
Czech Republic 4 : 0  Libya
Malaysia       ˝ : 3˝ Spain
Bulgaria       4 : 0  El Salvador

Women's section

      Armenia Rtg  - Guatemala     Rtg  4
: 0

Photo by Gaguik Oganessian

Mkrtchian, L. 2453 - Sotomayor, S.      1 - 0
Galojan, L.   2275 - Mazariegos    2017 1 - 0
Kursova, M.   2313 - Mencos, C.    2017 1 - 0
Sargsyan, S.  2109 - Figueroa, J.  1833 1 - 0

Russia       4 : 0  Jordan
Norway       3 : 1  South Korea
Luxembourg   0 : 4  Ukraine
Georgia      4 : 0  Kyrgyzstan
New Zealand  0 : 4  India
Romania     3˝ : ˝  Paraguay
Finland      0 : 4  USA
Poland      3˝ : ˝  Algeria
Malaysia     ˝ : 3˝ France
Nicaragua    1 : 3  Spain
Germany      4 : 0  Albania
Bolivia      0 : 4  Hungary
 

1-Aug-2014 FIDE Rating List by August 1, 2014
 
The FIDE has announced the FIDE Rating List by 1st August 2014.

The new ratings of chess players of Armenia are available in our link Ratings by August 1, 2014.
 

1-Aug-2014 Armenian National Ratings
 
Armenian Chess Federation published Armenian National Rating List by August 1, 2014. Here
 

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World University Championship, Katowice, 2014
“Lake Sevan” Tournament, Martuni, 2014
Armenian Chess Players at the International Tournaments
FIDE Rating List, August, 2014
Chess Humor
Chess Calendar
Baby and Miniature Problems

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of Dresden

This book by Gaguik Oganessian (Yerevan, 2009) is dedicated to the wonderful victory of Armenian National Team in 38th World Chess Olympiad in Dresden, 2008.

All the games played by Armenian Men’s and Women’s Teams’ chess players in Dresden, numerous photos, informative and important materials which represent the history of world olympiads found place in this book . .

     
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