Armenian wrestler tops 2015 United World Wrestling Rankings

Armenian wrestler tops 2015 United World Wrestling Rankings

December 11, 2015 - 15:07 AMT  11:07 GMT
Defending champ Artur Aleksanyan defeated 2012 Olympic Games gold medalist Ghasem Rezaei at the world championships in Las Vegas.
Varuzhan Sukiasyan appointed head coach of national football team

Varuzhan Sukiasyan appointed head coach of national football team

December 10, 2015 - 16:08 AMT  12:08 GMT
Sukiasyan is a former Armenian footballer, who has been coaching Ararat football club since April 28, 2015. In 1978-1987, he played for Kotayk.
Arthur Abraham receives Berlin Champion 2015 award

Arthur Abraham receives Berlin Champion 2015 award

December 7, 2015 - 14:31 AMT  10:31 GMT
Arthur Abraham is a two-time and current WBO super middleweight champion and a former IBF middleweight champion.
Paralimpic champ Pistorius guilty of murder as court overturns conviction

Paralimpic champ Pistorius guilty of murder as court overturns conviction

December 4, 2015 - 11:42 AMT  07:42 GMT
Pistorius is currently living under house arrest at his uncle’s home in Pretoria, having been freed from prison after serving less than a year behind bars.
Liverpool boss: Henrikh Mkhitaryan one of world’s most talented players

Liverpool boss: Henrikh Mkhitaryan one of world’s most talented players

November 27, 2015 - 11:27 AMT  07:27 GMT
According to Jurgen Klopp, there’s a reason why the world’s best chess players come from Armenia like Henrikh Mkhitaryan.
France, Russia to increase security at European Championship, World Cup

France, Russia to increase security at European Championship, World Cup

November 24, 2015 - 16:39 AMT  12:39 GMT
French Interior minister Bernard Cazeneuve says security for Euro 2016 from June 10-July 10 in France will be reinforced.
Armenia men’s team wins silver at European Chess Championship

Armenia men’s team wins silver at European Chess Championship

November 23, 2015 - 11:08 AMT  07:08 GMT
The European Team Chess Championship was held from November 12-22, 2015, at the historic Laugardalshöll in Reykjavik, Iceland.
Armenia beats Poland in European Team Chess Championship round 7

Armenia beats Poland in European Team Chess Championship round 7

November 21, 2015 - 13:03 AMT  09:03 GMT
In the 8th round of Reykjavik-hosted tournament, the Armenian men's and women's teams will play against Russia and Austria, respectively.
Armenian teams win European Chess Championship round 6

Armenian teams win European Chess Championship round 6

November 20, 2015 - 16:21 AMT  12:21 GMT
In the 6th round, Armenia men’s team gained a 2.5 -1.5 win over Germany, while the women's team beat Spain with the same score.
Armenia women’s team beats England at European Chess Championship

Armenia women’s team beats England at European Chess Championship

November 17, 2015 - 16:49 AMT  12:49 GMT
The 5th round is set to take place November 17, with the Armenian men’s and women’s teams to play against Italy and Serbia, respectively.
Armenian team defeats Norway at European Team Chess Championship

Armenian team defeats Norway at European Team Chess Championship

November 16, 2015 - 14:51 AMT  10:51 GMT
Armenian grandmaster Levon Aronian beat the reigning world chess champion Magnus Carlsen helping his team to a 2.5 – 1.5 victory.
39-year-old Vic Darchinyan to fight against 22-year-old southpaw

39-year-old Vic Darchinyan to fight against 22-year-old southpaw

November 13, 2015 - 13:05 AMT  09:05 GMT
Darchinyan has been training with Ronda Rousey and her trainer Edmond in Melbourne in preparation for the showdown.
FIFA to develop wearables for football teams

FIFA to develop wearables for football teams

October 16, 2015 - 16:15 AMT  12:15 GMT
The idea behind this initiative is to have all professional teams using the same data-tracking technologies for training purposes.
FIFA suspends Secretary General due to alleged unethical conduct

FIFA suspends Secretary General due to alleged unethical conduct

September 18, 2015 - 11:19 AMT  07:19 GMT
Jerome Valckewas hours earlier the subject of allegations over a deal for black market sales of tickets to 2014 World Cup matches.
Armenian sailors win Tornado Open World Championship in France

Armenian sailors win Tornado Open World Championship in France

September 16, 2015 - 14:14 AMT  10:14 GMT
ISAF Tornado Open World Championship and Mixed Global Championship were held on September 5-12, 2015 in Carnac, France.
Armenian athlete becomes 2-time world Greco-Roman wrestling champ

Armenian athlete becomes 2-time world Greco-Roman wrestling champ

September 8, 2015 - 10:47 AMT  06:47 GMT
Aleksanyan defeated Iran's Ghasem Rezaei in the last tour of 2015 World Championships in Las Vegas to become a two-time world champion.