FIDE World Cup: tiebreak to determine winner in Aronian- Lysyj pair

FIDE World Cup: tiebreak to determine winner in Aronian- Lysyj pair

August 16, 2013 - 10:39 AMT  06:39 GMT
Armenian grandmaster Levon Aronian and Russia's Igor Lysyj tied the second set of Norway-hosted FIDE World Cup round 2.
David Nalbandian unlikely to play in Davis Cup, doctor says

David Nalbandian unlikely to play in Davis Cup, doctor says

August 15, 2013 - 11:54 AMT  07:54 GMT
Earlier, Martin Jaite said that there's "a slight hope" that David might play in Prague but that it's "going to be difficult".
Aronian, Lysyj tie 1st set of FIDE World Cup round 2

Aronian, Lysyj tie 1st set of FIDE World Cup round 2

August 15, 2013 - 11:44 AMT  07:44 GMT
Armenian grandmaster Levon Aronian and Russia's Igor Lysyj finished with 0,5 points each, with the second set due August 15.
Two Armenian wrestlers win gold at World Junior Championships

Two Armenian wrestlers win gold at World Junior Championships

August 14, 2013 - 10:28 AMT  06:28 GMT
Karen Aslanyan (60kg) won the competition in his weight category, defeating Basar Enes of Turkey 7:0 in the final.
Brazilian Minister concerned over World Cup stadium delays

Brazilian Minister concerned over World Cup stadium delays

August 14, 2013 - 09:12 AMT  05:12 GMT
The final is scheduled for the July 13 in country's most famous football stadium, the Maracana in Rio de Janeiro.
Vanes Martirosyan training to fight Demetrius Andrade

Vanes Martirosyan training to fight Demetrius Andrade

August 13, 2013 - 10:22 AMT  06:22 GMT
Martirosyan is preparing for his upcoming vacant WBO Super Middleweight championship battle against unbeaten Andrade (19-0).
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.
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).
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.
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.