22 ARMENIAN CHESS PLAYERS TO TAKE PART IN AEROFLOT-OPEN
22 Armenian chess players will take part in the Aeroflot-Open chess
festival due in Moscow, Russia February 9-17, Armenian Chess Federation
GMs Gabriel Sargissian, Arman Pashikian, Zaven Andriasian, Hrant
Melkumyan (Armenia), Sergey Grigoriants (Russia), Yuriy Hayrapetian
(Ukraine) are taking part in the main, the A1 tournament.
GMs Tigran Kotanjian, Davit G. Petrosian (Armenia), Melikset Khachiyan
(USA), Artur Gabrielian and FM Poghos Nahapetian (Russia) are among
the participants of the A2 tournament.