COMPETITION CHAMPION ANNOUNCED SOON

Panorama.am
20:51 31/01/2008

"Gibtelecom Chess Festival" came to its end. The 203 chess players
have only one game. Armenian Grand Master Tigran Petrosyan lost his
game with Nakamurai who presents the USA. Another Armenian Grand
Master Varujan Hakobyan who presents the USA played in draw with
American Bradfordi. Both Armenian Grand Masters have 6 scores each
on their account.

The leaders of the competition are Chinese Hangzhau Bou and Ukrainian
Zakhar Yefimenko. These players have 7.5 scores and share first and
second places.

Tigran Petrosyan plays with Polish Monika Soko in the tenth final
game and Varujan Hakobyan with English Robert Bellini.

The competition started in January 21 and finishes today.