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.
Tennessee musician paddleboards from Cuba to Florida

Tennessee musician paddleboards from Cuba to Florida

August 3, 2013 - 10:51 AMT  06:51 GMT
The guitarist and band leader from Chattanooga stood on his 14-foot-long board for most of the trip, sitting only for quick snacks.
Armenian swimmer qualifies for 2014 Summer Youth Olympics

Armenian swimmer qualifies for 2014 Summer Youth Olympics

August 2, 2013 - 15:43 AMT  11:43 GMT
“Mkhitaryan is the first Armenian swimmer who gained an entry to the 2014 Olympics,” coach Misak Gabrielyan said.
Mkrtchian climbs to 11th place at European Individual Championship

Mkrtchian climbs to 11th place at European Individual Championship

August 2, 2013 - 10:47 AMT  06:47 GMT
Armenia’s Lilit Mkrtchian climbed to the 11th place after winning a victory over Jolanta Zawadzka of Poland.
Elina Danielyan 28th in FIDE women’s rankings

Elina Danielyan 28th in FIDE women’s rankings

August 1, 2013 - 14:46 AMT  10:46 GMT
Samvel Ter-Sahakyan is 19th, Karen Grigoryan is 29th, Hovhannes Gabuzyan is 32nd while Robert Aghasaryan is 64th.
Levon Aronian retains 2nd place in FIDE rankings

Levon Aronian retains 2nd place in FIDE rankings

August 1, 2013 - 10:45 AMT  06:45 GMT
The list is topped by Norway’s Magnus Carlsen (2862 points). Italy’s Fabiano Caruana is third with 2796 points.
Zach Bogosian signs new 7-year contract with Winnipeg Jets

Zach Bogosian signs new 7-year contract with Winnipeg Jets

July 30, 2013 - 13:54 AMT  09:54 GMT
Last season, the 23-year-old played in 33 games with the Jets, scoring 14 points (5 goals and 9 assists) in 33 games.
Mkrtchian, Galojan ties games at European Individual Championship

Mkrtchian, Galojan ties games at European Individual Championship

July 30, 2013 - 10:32 AMT  06:32 GMT
Anna Hairapetian scored a victory over Jovana Vojinovic while Maria Kursova suffered a defeat by Elizaveta Bronnikova.
PanARMENIAN.Net news service upgrades its format

PanARMENIAN.Net news service upgrades its format

July 29, 2013 - 17:00 AMT  13:00 GMT
Starting from September 2013, PanARMENIAN.Net changes its format of the news presentation and distribution.
31 arrested in Russian football match violence

31 arrested in Russian football match violence

July 29, 2013 - 11:39 AMT  07:39 GMT
Local police said the game at Lokomotiv Stadium drew roughly 21,000 spectators, including 6,000 CSKA supporters.
Mkrtchian currently 13th at European Individual Chess Championship

Mkrtchian currently 13th at European Individual Chess Championship

July 29, 2013 - 10:28 AMT  06:28 GMT
Maria Kursova and Anna Hairapetian played in a draw with Mihaela Sandu and Cristina-Adela Foisor respectively.
Liverpool FC rumored to be put up for sale

Liverpool FC rumored to be put up for sale

July 27, 2013 - 11:09 AMT  07:09 GMT
“Fenway Sports Group has made its position clear, Liverpool Football Club is not for sale,” a club spokesperson said.
Ozbiliz signs 5-year contract with Spartak Moscow FC

Ozbiliz signs 5-year contract with Spartak Moscow FC

July 26, 2013 - 16:45 AMT  12:45 GMT
According to championat.com, the 23-year-old player will choose No. 11, which before belonged to Andrey Tikhonov.
Aras Ozbiliz may undergo checkup in Moscow July 26

Aras Ozbiliz may undergo checkup in Moscow July 26

July 26, 2013 - 14:46 AMT  10:46 GMT
Earlier, member of Kuban board of directors Suren Mkrtchyan said several clubs are really interested in getting Ozbiliz.