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76th Armenian Championship 2016

Armenia flagThe 76th Armenian Championship will take place from January 12 to January 23 in the capital city of Yerevan. It features 12 of the greatest Armenian chess minds battling it out Round Robin style in 11 rounds with time control of 90’/40+30’+30″ per move. 9 of the competitors are GMs and 2 are IMs. 5 of the players are 2600 ELO and above. The top seed is GM Tigran Petrosian (2625).

Live games will be daily online with computer analysis by Stockfish, Komodo, and Houdini in the broadcast section of

Replay the 2015 Armenian Championship

2016 Participant’s List by ELO

GM Petrosian Tigran L. ARM 2625
GM Hovhannisyan Robert ARM 2624
GM Pashikian Arman ARM 2606
GM Ter-Sahakyan Samvel ARM 2604
GM Grigoryan Karen H. ARM 2602
GM Andriasian Zaven ARM 2594
GM Gabuzyan Hovhannes ARM 2585
GM Hayrapetyan Hovik ARM 2489
IM Petrosyan Manuel ARM 2466
GM Babujian Levon ARM 2465
IM Mikaelyan Arman ARM 2448
Torosyan Norayr ARM 2365

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