Samvel Ter-Sahakyan takes lead at World Youth Chess Championship


October 30, 2010 - 16:08 AMT 11:08 GMT
PanARMENIAN.Net -

19 chess players represent Armenia in different age categories at the
World Youth Chess Championship in Porto Carras, Greece.

After the 10th round, Armenian chess player Samvel Ter-Sahakyan is
leading the championship in U18 category with 8,5 points to his score.

USA's Zierk Steven, with equal number of points is a runner-up at the
championship.

In the last, 11th tour, Ter-Sahakyan will rival Aleksandr Shimanov of
Russia; Steven will play against Azerbaijan's Vasif Durarbeyli.




From: A. Papazian