Aronian reaches FIDE World Cup 2nd round

Aronian reaches FIDE World Cup 2nd round

August 13, 2013 - 10:11 AMT  06:11 GMT
Sergei Movsesian and Hrant Melkumian again played in a draw with Jon Ludvig Hammer and Julio Granda Zuniga respectively.
Turkish wrestler banned for insulting Armenians, Greeks

Turkish wrestler banned for insulting Armenians, Greeks

August 12, 2013 - 14:19 AMT  10:19 GMT
“He was given an immediate suspension of six months by the FILA judge, and he has the right to appeal,” Lalovic said.
Armenia 1-0 Kazakhstan in UEFA European U21 Championship qualifier

Armenia 1-0 Kazakhstan in UEFA European U21 Championship qualifier

August 12, 2013 - 10:36 AMT  06:36 GMT
Kazakhstan found themselves second in the section going into the game, having won 1-0 in Belarus in their opening fixture.
Aronian wins 1st round game of FIDE World Cup

Aronian wins 1st round game of FIDE World Cup

August 12, 2013 - 10:30 AMT  06:30 GMT
Sergei Movsesian and Hrant Melkumian played in a draw with Jon Ludvig Hammer (Norway) and Julio Granda Zuniga (Peru).
Pedraza beats Tolmajyan in ten-round bout

Pedraza beats Tolmajyan in ten-round bout

August 10, 2013 - 16:11 AMT  12:11 GMT
Pedraza, a highly touted 2008 Olympian for Puerto Rico, compiled a 97-93 win on all cards to claim the USBA title.
Karo Murat- Bernard Hopkins bout pushed to Oct 26

Karo Murat- Bernard Hopkins bout pushed to Oct 26

August 9, 2013 - 18:05 AMT  14:05 GMT
"We're trying to get the Bika-Dirrell fight done and we're also looking at having Quillin on the card as well," Schaefer said.
Armenia retain 66th place in FIFA rankings

Armenia retain 66th place in FIFA rankings

August 8, 2013 - 13:59 AMT  09:59 GMT
Spain top the FIFA rankings with 1484 points, followed by Germany and Columbia with 1257 and 1219 points respectively.
Nalbandian returns to court after surgeries

Nalbandian returns to court after surgeries

August 8, 2013 - 10:54 AMT  06:54 GMT
David Nalbandian returned to court for a training after surgeries on his shoulder and thigh he underwent in May.
Bundesliga introduces blood doping tests

Bundesliga introduces blood doping tests

August 8, 2013 - 10:43 AMT  06:43 GMT
Last season, all 1,374 doping tests – all of which were urine samples – carried out in the two club competitions were negative.
Messi, Ronaldo, Ribery shortlisted for UEFA Europe's Best Player

Messi, Ronaldo, Ribery shortlisted for UEFA Europe's Best Player

August 7, 2013 - 10:41 AMT  06:41 GMT
Frenchman Franck Ribery was part of a Bayern team to complete the treble of Champions League, Bundesliga and German Cup.
Three Armenian chess players to participate in World Junior 2013

Three Armenian chess players to participate in World Junior 2013

August 6, 2013 - 11:03 AMT  07:03 GMT
GM Samvel Ter-Sahakyan, IM Vahe Baghdasaryan and FIDE master Maria Gevorgyan will take part in World Junior 2013 in Hatay, Turkey.
Sharapova tops list of highest-paid female athletes

Sharapova tops list of highest-paid female athletes

August 6, 2013 - 09:30 AMT  05:30 GMT
Russian-born Maria Sharapova leads a globe-spanning list with eight different nationalities represented in the top 10.
Man Utd reject Chelsea improved offer for Rooney

Man Utd reject Chelsea improved offer for Rooney

August 5, 2013 - 17:30 AMT  13:30 GMT
However, Wayne Rooney remains intent on leaving Old Trafford and is considering submitting a formal transfer request.
GM Hrant Melkumyan finishes 10th at Politiken Cup

GM Hrant Melkumyan finishes 10th at Politiken Cup

August 5, 2013 - 15:49 AMT  11:49 GMT
Armenian GM Hrant Melkumyan scored 7,5 points out of 10 to take the 10th place among 309 participants of the tournament.
Abraham says Shihepo has a very strong punch

Abraham says Shihepo has a very strong punch

August 5, 2013 - 15:12 AMT  11:12 GMT
Abraham says that he tried to get a trilogy bout with Stieglitz (44-3), who doesn't appear interested at the moment.
Mkrtchian wins bronze at European Individual Championship

Mkrtchian wins bronze at European Individual Championship

August 5, 2013 - 10:21 AMT  06:21 GMT
Lilit Mkrtchian scored a victory over Russia’s Valentina Gunina in the last round, gaining 8 points to finish 3rd.