ARMENIA'S ARONIAN STILL WORLD NO. 2

August 1, 2013

The World Chess Federation (FIDE) has announced its new rankings, and
Grandmaster (GM) Magnus Carlsen of Norway continues to top the list.

GM Levon Aronian, who plays first board for the three-time World Chess
Olympiad champion Armenian national team, is still ranked second
in the FIDE ratings. His rating is unchanged at 2813. Just as the
previous rankings, GM Fabiano Caruana of Italy is ranked third.

The Armenian national squad has four more representatives in the
world top 100 rankings: Sergei Movsesian (49th), Vladimir Akopian
(60th), Gabriel Sargissian (73rd), and Armenia's reigning champion,
Tigran Petrosian (89th).

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