Petrosian remains to be Chess Champion of Armenia
18:18, 21 January, 2013
YEREVAN, JANUARY 21, ARMENPRESS: Tigran Levon Petrosian has been announced the Champion of 73rd Armenia’s men chess championship. Armenpress reports, Hovik Hayrapetyan- Zaven Andrriasyan, Samvel Ter-Sahakyan-Robert Hovhannisyan played a draw game.
Central game of the tour was at the 3rd board, where current champion of Armenia Tigran Petrosian was playing with Avetik Grigoryan who was for 0, 5 point behind Petrosian.
Game ended in a tie on 55th step. Getting 7 points from 9 possible Tigran Petrosian became the Champion of 73rd Chess Championship of Armenia.
Anna Hayrapetyan was the leader of women championship.
Tigran Petrosian will join national chess team of Armenia.