Armenian Grandmasters leading at French open
16:02, 25 February, 2013
YEREVAN, FEBRUARY 25, ARMENPRESS. Armenian chess grandmasters continue successful performance in Cappelle la Grande and Mashhad in France and Iran respectively.
The Chess Federation of the Republic of Armenia informed "Armenpress" that Armenian Chess Grand Masters Tigran Gharamian and Elina Danilelian have scored 2 points each after 2 rounds at the open that is being held in Cappelle la Grande, France.
They are leading together with a group of other chess players. The tournament launched on February 23 and will last until March 2.
Armenian chess players Armine Babayan and Sargis V. Manukyan have scored 5 points each after 7 rounds at the open that is being held in Mashhad, Iran.
The leader of the tournament with 6,5 points is Omid Noroozi (Iran).