Sport 11:08 12/08/2019 Armenia

Armenia’s Aronian sole leader of Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz

Armenian grandmaster Levon Aronian is solely leading Louis Rapid & Blitz, a leg of the 2019 Grand Chess Tour, after two days and six rounds.

On Day 2 of the rapid tournament, the Armenian chess star, playing with black pieces, defeated defending Norwegian world chess champion Magnus Carlsen in the 35th move.

Aronian drew his two rapid games against China’s Ding Liren and American Leinier Domínguez in the first and third games of Day 2.

The Armenian GM is leading the tournament with 10 points.



Source Panorama.am
Share |

Related news

Տեքստում սխալ կամ վրիպակ նկատելու դեպքում, ուղարկեք խմբագրին հաղորդագրություն` նշելով տվյալ սխալը, այնուհետև սեղմելով Ctrl-Enter:

Newsfeed

14:21
Nikol Pashinyan violated protocol during CSTO meeting in Dushanbe – REN TV
Nikol Pashinyan has violated the protocol during the meeting of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) in Dushanbe, REN TV reported....
13:49
Armenia faction: Security issues can be resolved only if new national government is formed
The opposition Armenia faction in the parliament on Saturday issued a statement, calling for the formation of a new national government to...
13:06
Viktor Ambartsumian House-Museum offers free entry on Saturday
On Saturday, September 18, from 7pm, the Byurakan Astrophysical Observatory organizes “Astronomy Day in Armenia” public event on the...
12:39
Ex-U.S. Ambassador John Ordway visits Armenia
Former U.S. Ambassador to Armenia John Ordway is in Armenia these days, the U.S. Embassy in Yerevan said in a Facebook post on Saturday....
12:20
Armenia reports 1,011 fresh Covid-19 cases on Sept. 18
Armenia has confirmed 1,011 new cases of coronavirus in 24 hours, bringing the national tally to 253,093 as of 11 a.m. Saturday, September 18,...
12:02
Georgia reports 1,997 fresh coronavirus cases, 52 deaths
Georgia reported 1,997 new coronavirus cases, 1,232 recoveries and 52 deaths on Saturday, the official figures show. Georgian capital...
11:49
Armenia’s CEC denies registration for Communist Party for Goris elections
The Central Electoral Commission (CEC) of Armenia has denied the registration request of the Communist Party for the upcoming elections in the...
11:10
Pele returns to ICU after surgery
Brazilian soccer legend Pele is back in an intensive care unit of a Sao Paulo hospital on Friday following surgery to remove a tumor from his...
11:02
Ombudsman: Masked and armed Azerbaijani soldiers illegally stopped bus carrying Armenian children to intimidate them
Masked and armed Azerbaijani servicemen illegally stopped a civilian bus carrying a group of Armenian children on a road in Vorotan in...
10:12
France recalls ambassadors to US and Australia amid security pact row
France has said it is recalling its ambassadors in the US and Australia for consultations, in protest at a security deal which also includes the...
20:22
The 2022 Winter Olympics fan-free torch lighting ceremony set for October 18
The Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics torch lighting ceremony will be held without spectators in Greece's ancient Olympia on October 18 and the...
20:00
We are forced to cancel Robert Kocharyan's trip to Moscow - Armenia bloc
Opposition Armenia bloc has issued a statement about the planned trip of former President Robert Kocharyan to Moscow. The statement issued on...
19:37
U.S. Representatives file eight amendments to hold Azerbaijan and Turkey accountable
U.S. Representatives are leading the charge to block U.S. arms and aid to Azerbaijan, as part of a series of eight pro-Artsakh/Armenia...
19:05
Putin voted in parliamentary elections online, says Kremlin
Russian President Vladimir Putin is going to vote in the elections to the State Duma (lower house) online, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov told...
18:51
Armenian, French FMs point to the need of resuming the NK peace process under the auspices of OSCE Minsk Group
Armenian Foreign Minister Ararat Mirzoyan held on Friday a phone conversation with Foreign Minister France Jean-Yves Le Drian. The interlocutors...
18:03
Iran becomes full member of Shanghai Cooperation Organization
Iran was officially admitted as a full member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) on Friday, Iranian media outlets announced.The...
17:51
Artur Vanetsyan transferred his cash bonus to Homeland Defender’s Rehabilitation Center
The leader of "I have the Honour" bloc Artur Vanetsyan has transferred the cash bonus awarded on 30th anniversary of Armenia’s...
17:33
Knife attack kills two people In Netherlands - Police
Two people got killed and two others received injures during a knife attack in the Almelo municipality in the Netherlands on Friday, the local...
17:08
Artsakh serviceman wounded by Azerbaijani fire
On September 17, at around 12:30, the Azerbaijani forces again violated the ceasefire regime in the western direction of the Artsakh Republic as...
16:45
Renaud Muselier: In the face of ongoing barbarism Armenians turn to the international law to defend their right to live in peace
French politician Renaud Muselier, serving as President of the Regional Council of Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur and former Member of the...
16:29
Georgia has reported 56 Covid-19 deaths in the past 24 hours
Georgia has reported 2,039 new cases of coronavirus, 2,192 recoveries and 56 deaths in the past 24 hours. 26,484 remain infected with Covid-19...
15:05
Three Chinese astronauts return to Earth after 90-day mission to space station
A trio of Chinese astronauts returned to Earth on Friday after a 90-day stay aboard their nation's first space station in China's...
14:57
Opposition I Have the Honor faction MPs refuse cash bonuses awarded on 30th anniversary of Armenia’s independence
MPs from the opposition I Have the Honor faction in the Armenian parliament have decided to refuse the one-time cash bonuses awarded to...
14:22
‘BUSUU’ language learning app for Viva-MTS subscribers
Viva-MTS offers premium subscription to “BUSUU” app, specially designed for its subscribers. “BUSUU” is one of the...
14:14
On what basis did Armenia file a suit against Azerbaijan at UN court?
Armenia has instituted proceedings against Azerbaijan before the International Court of Justice, the principal judicial organ of the United...
13:35
Pashinyan, Raisi discuss uninterrupted organization of cargo transportation between Armenia and Iran
Nikol Pashinyan, who is in Dushanbe on a working visit, on Friday met with President of the Islamic Republic of Iran Ebrahim Raisi, his office...
13:12
WHO suspends approval process for Russia's Sputnik V vaccine
An official at the World Health Organization (WHO) says the group has suspended its approval process for Russia’s Sputnik V coronavirus...
13:11
Tigran Abrahamyan: Armenia army, competent authorities have the primary task of identifying ‘vulnerable border areas’
Armenian MP Tigran Abrahamyan from the opposition I Have the Honor bloc raised the issue of “vulnerable border areas”, calling...
12:17
Russian peacekeepers provide security during construction of dirt road to cell tower in Artsakh
Russian peacekeepers ensured the safety of work during the construction of a dirt road from the settlement of Janyatag (Chankatagh) to a cell...
11:56
Armenia records 759 fresh Covid-19 cases on Sept. 17
Armenia has confirmed 759 new cases of coronavirus in 24 hours, bringing the national tally to 252,082 as of 11 a.m. Friday, September 17, the...

Follow us and get updates!

Most popular articles

{"core.blocks.header.spell_message1":"Selected mistake: ","core.blocks.header.spell_message2":"Send a message about the mistake?"}