The 7th Andranik Margaryan Memorial - Closing Ceremony2017-01-16
The closing ceremony of the 7th Andranik Margaryan Memorial - Swiss Tournament was held on 16 of January at the Chess Academy of Armenia.
760 young chess players from Armenia, Nagorno-Karabakh, Georgia and Sweden took part in this memorial.
The total prize fund of the memorial was 1 500 000 AMD. All the winners of the tournaments were awarded with medals, diplomas, cups and prizes.
As a result of the tournament the following players took places:
A1 tournament – boys & girls under 18
1st place – FM Arthur Davtyan
2nd place – David Santryan
3rd place – Ruben Ishkhanyan
A2 tournament – boys & girls under 14
1st place – Arsen Davtyan
2nd place – Alex Manukyan
3rd place – Hrachik Hovakimyan
A3 tournament – boys under 12
1st place – Hamlet Brutyan
2nd place – Sevak Manukyan
3rd place – Alen Gevorgyan
A4 tournament – boys under 10
1st place – Rudolf Pashikyan
2nd place – Ervand Ohanyan
3rd place – Hayk Mesropyan
B tournament – girls under 10 & 12
1st place – Tamar Goginyan
2nd place – Hasmik Qochinyan
3rd place – Seda Badalyan
Girl U-18 – WCM Mariam Mkrtchyan
Girl U-16 – Mane Hovhannisyan
Girl U-14 – Astghik Hakobyan
Girl U-10 – Lilit Sargsyan
Girl U-8 – Ashkhen Verdyan
Boy U-8 – Gagik Khachatryan
The final results of the games and the names of the participants, who have fulfilled categories see on the oficial page of the memorial.
Photos of the tournaments see on our facebook or the official page's gallery of the memorial - http://amargaryan-swiss.chessacademy.am/gallery/list/….