Minsk 2019: Tigran Kirakosyan – Gold Medalist
The Armenian samboist competed with Azerbaijani Aghasif Samadov in the decisive bout and celebrated victory, 4:0.
The Armenian samboist competed with Azerbaijani Aghasif Samadov in the decisive bout and celebrated victory, 4:0.
The Armenia Greco-Roman wrestling cadet team has ended its performances with one silver and three bronze medals at the European Championship in Italian Faenza.
The FIFA ranking new list was announced on June 14.
In the super heavy weight class (+109 kg) the Armenian representative registered total 419 kg (192+227) and lifted a kilo more than Iranian runner-up Ali Davudi.
Leader of Armenian chess team Levon Aronian won Azerbaijani grandmaster Shakhriyar Mamedyarov at Norway Chess 2019 tournament.
Malkhas Amoyan (72 kg) was named a European junior champion, Hayk Melikyan (67 kg) became a silver medalist and Sahak Hovhannisyan (60 kg) won a bronze medal.
In the fight for bronze the Armenian wrestler had a confident victory 9:0 over Belarusian Aliaksandr Pechurenka.
The main goal of the forum was the dissemination of the idea of fair and impartial sports in young athletes.
“The insemination of Armenophobia and encouragement of crimes committed on the grounds of Armenophobia have been raised to the level of a state policy that the President of Azerbajian has formulated in the following way: “All Armenians are the main enemy of Azerbaijan”.
Arsenal players' plans to show support for Henrikh Mkhitaryan during the Europa League final have been blocked by strict UEFA rules.
Remaining tickets will go on general sale, though 23,000 tickets have already been sold in Azerbaijan, and visa problems have denied some from making the trip.
I will be cheering my teammates on! Let‘s bring it home.
Before the last round Lilith Mkrtchyan has 6,5 points, Elina Danielyan, Siranush Ghukasyan and Maria Gevorgyan - 5,5 points each and Anna Sargsyan – 4 points.
In the first round Levon Aronyan had shared a point with Arkadij Naidich playing with white pieces. On April 23, in round 3 the Armenian GM’s opponent will be Spanish Francisco Vallejo.
State minister, head of the state commission Grigory Martirosyan and other officials partook at the consultation.
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan attended Armenia-Finland football match, which was held at the Republican Stadium of Yerevan as part of the qualifying round of the 2020 UEFA European Football Championship.
Armenia's national football team suffered a 0-2 defeat from Finland during the second round of the EURO 2020 qualifying match
Accompanied by the President of the Armenian Football Federation (AFF) Artur Vanetsyan, Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan visited today the Football Academy of Armenia in Avan District of Yerevan.
President Sarkissian expressed confidence that soon we would have multiple such moments.
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan has sent a congratulatory message to President Hassan Rouhani of the Islamic Republic of Iran on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of Islamic Revolution’s victory.
“Everyone that I see that is Armenian is super proud of me. It’s like, Wow, this is kind of cool. It’s really always good to learn new and different cultures”, she added.
The Armenian was out of action since December 19 because of a foot injury and was expected to return to full training in six weeks
Of the 83 people implicated in the case, 28 were professional tennis players.
To note, the extended list of the nominees comprised 21 names.
Visiting players were furious by the pitch invader and the flag he was holding - because of its political significance.
Arthur Arushanyan is two-time world champion.
In Group 4 of the Division D, Macedonia top the current table with 12 points, Armenia are in second place with 9 points, Gibraltar are third with 6 points, and Liechtenstein are at the bottom with 3 points.
Member of the Armenian weightlifting team, Simon Martirosyan becomes world champion during the championship in Turkmenistan
The decision means Germany will stage the European Championship for the first time as a unified country, with West Germany having hosted the 1988 tournament.
Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan and his spouse Anna Hakobyan today attended the opening ceremony of the 15th Golden Apricot International Film Festival at Aram Khachaturian Concert Hall.
After the match the players of "Arsenal'' sang Armenian song ''Mi Gna''.
He has missed Arsenal’s past five fixtures after suffering a knee ligament injury against CSKA Moscow in the Europa League earlier this month.
The scores were 115-113 for Nielsen, 116-112 for Abraham, 116-112 for Abraham. There mixed reactions to the outcome, with some observers believing that Nielsen had done enough to gain the win.
The European Trampoline Championship, which takes place in Baku, will end on Sunday.
Celebration of the day fosters peace, reconciliation and development, and underline the power of the Olympic Games to promote tolerance and solidarity among the participants, fans and people all over the world.
Аfter 5 rounds, Aronian and Carlsen tie the 4-5th spots with 3 points.
He added that the 83 kg weight class, Tatul Harutyunyan from Artsakh took the second place in bench press and powerlifting. Armen Martirosyan (66 kg w.c.) was second in bench press and third in powerlifting.
After the 4th round Aronian has 2.5 points and shares the 4th and 5th places with world champion Magnus Carlsen.
As for European competition, Mkhitaryan’s rating is slightly better still, at 7.52.
Armenians have participated in the Olympic Games since 1st century AD. According to the Armenian sources, the first Armenian who took part in the Games in Olympia (Greece) was King Trdat I Arshakuni, who played in the races of quadriga - chariots, harnessed by four horses.
Armenian women's team grandmaster Elina Danielyan will also participate in the tournament.
After nearly 6 hours into the game Aronian surrendered at the 78th move.
At the end of last week, the 18-year-old Russian figure skater underwent a medical examination in connection with a right foot injury, which she received last autumn.
Arsenal won 3:0, and the Armenian international scored the final goal of the match and an earlier assist.
I wish all of the candidates success, and may the strongest win.
I have to keep doing the same now.
In A league 1/4 final match, "Artsakh" won "Shirak" by the score 124-91 and in the semi-final will compete with "Urartu"
Mammedyarov, Kramnik, Nakamura, Caruana and Anand are also included in the top 10.
One has an athletic figure and a strong sense of justice. The other is a cherry blossom-inspired superhero.
Ms. Trump, a winter sports enthusiast, said she was honored to lead the U.S. delegation.
Medvedeva's previous record, 80.85, was set last year at the World Team Trophy in Tokyo.
The midfielder of the London Arsenal and the national team of Armenia Henrikh Mkhitaryan, the forward of Madrid Atletico Diego Costa, the Nigerian forward of CSKA Moscow Ahmed Musa and the newcomer of the Dortmund Borussia Michy Batshuayi are among the candidates.
The Gabon international, who scored on his debut in the 5-1 rout of Everton last weekend, joined the ''Gunners'' on the morning of deadline day for £56m from Borussia Dortmund.
The President of Armenia joined the event together with little Serzh, his football fan grandson.
I’ve seen it last season in training a lot, he’s a very talented player.
With the chess tournament nearing the end, the Armenian chess star has collected 7 points to share the 1-5 spots with Hikaru Nakamura (US), Maxime Vachier-Lagrave (France), Richard Rapport (Hungary), and Daniil Dubov (Russia), the National Olympic Committee reported.
The Armenian grandmaster is ranked among the leaders with 7 points.
"Certainly, being respected by the coach is very important. I know that Wenger is very demanding. He is one of the reasons I joined the team. Everyone knows he is a great coach", Mkhitaryan said.
With 5.5 points, he lags behind the current leader, American Hikaru Nakamura half a point.
On January 30 Mkhitarian’s debut is expected against Swansea.
"Alexis changed from a fantastic club to a giant club and Mkhi changed for a fantastic club, so was a great deal for everybody," Mourinho said.
This number will be confirmed soon.
In the match at their own headquarters, Arsenal was lagging at first when Chelsea scored through Eden Hazard in the seventh minute.
In the first round, Levon Aronian drew with Anita Gara (HUN).
Wenger also noted that he is concerned that Henrikh Mkhitaryan may have suffered a dip in confidence after a largely-disappointing stint at Manchester United.
Mkhitaryan cannot take part in cup matches as he has already played for the tournament in Manchester United’s squad.
As part of this deal, Chilean striker Alexis Sanchez is transfered from Arsenal to Manchester United.
Armenian national football team captain Henrikh Mkhitaryan celebrated his birthday in London.
We like Mkhitaryan’s gameplay, and the salary isn’t a problem.
Raiola is slowing down the deal between Arsenal and Manchester United: he is insisting that Mkhitaryan should receive an Alexis-level salary.
Black ice is formed on Sisian-Kapan roadway.
I think every player has a price. So, when the transfer window is open it’s also open for any club that is interested in our players.
Wenger is a huge fan of Mkhitaryan and Mourinho wants to use his interest to land wantaway winger Sanchez.
Summer move is more likely.
About 8.5 million respondents have already taken part in the vote.
Magnus Carlsen is still world’s No. 1, followed by Fabiano Caruana and Shahriyar Mammadyarov.
The Red Devils assess his transfer value at £35 million.
The Armenian footballer is training hard to return to his best form.
"I’m glad to be named Armenia’s Footballer of the Year for the 8th time," Mkhitaryan said.
Everyone can take part in the race and children can participate only together with their parents. The participants will get Santa Clause’s outfit.
Despite City’s wealth of attacking options, Sherwood insists that Pep Guardiola would love to have the 28-year-old at his disposal.
I think we don’t deserve to lose but we lost because the opponent was lucky. I think they scored when nobody expected them to score; they scored when we were the strongest team. In the first half we lacked the intensity that they had.
Head coach of the Azerbaijani national football team Gurban Gurbanov, answering questions at a press conference, said that he would not want to play against the national team of Armenia in the new tournament.
United paid £27m to bring the Armenia international to the club in 2016, but they will refuse to sell him on for any less than £35m.
It remains to be seen whether the Armenian would leave United on a loan or permanent basis.
Mourinho has already been publicly critical of Mkhitaryan, accusing him of “disappearing” in games.
According to the British newspaper Daily Express, it seems Mkhitaryan is unwanted and unfancied over at Old Trafford, and now Mourinho wants to sell the miedfielder’s transfer.
The leader will face Evgeny Tomashevsky of Russia in the eighth round of the tournament.
Mkhitaryan has been particularly effective in Europe since arriving from Borussia Dortmund.
Aronian had also defeated Ernesto Inarkiev (Russia) and draw with Maxime Vachier-Lagrave (France) and Dmitry Jakovenko (Russia).
Italy will not be present at their first World Cup since 1958, and manager Gian Piero Ventura is likely to face huge criticism for failing to see the Azzurri through.
Armenia's win was decided on the lower two boards, where Gabriel Sargissian outwitted his opponent in the opening and Hrant Melkumyan was the better calculator vs Ivan Sokolov.
After two rounds, 7 national teams with 4 points lead the table. The Armenian team will face Croatia in the next round planned for Monday.
She lifted 105kg in the snatch and 123kg in the clean and jerk.
In the second place with 4 points is "Shengavit", the third place - "Ajapnyak" (two points). The team of Vanadzor could not score points in this championship and became the fourth.
"I am the captain of the team, and I undertake all responsibility for defeat from Poland," Henrikh Mkhitaryan said.
According to the source, the second representative of Armenia, Ara Aghanyan, took the small bronze in clean and jerk event with 162 kg.
According to the source, in today's tiebreak against Ding Liren he won both rapid games.
In Tuesday’s first classic match, the two GMs had agreed to a draw in the 32nd move. Now, they will play a tiebreaker on Thursday.
Playing with white pieces, Aronian outplayed Vassily Ivanchuk from Ukraine at 24 move, the Chess Federation of Armenia reports.
Gm Levon Aronian remains the sole representative of Armenia to go through to 1/32 final of FIDE World Chess Cup. Aronian will face today Hou Yifan of China in the next round.
Levon Aronian won the round 1 game against Daniel Cawdery 2-0 at the World Chess Cup.
The winner and finalist of the tournament will be qualified to the 2018 candidates' tournament.
The Armenian athlete won the bronze on Thursday after he lost his semi-final clash to Andy Cruz Gómez from Cuba, the Armenian National Olympic Committee reports.
It took the Armenian wrestler less than two minutes to defeat Georgia’s Zurabi Datunashvili in the semi-final 7:0 earlier today.
Olympic champion Aleksanyan defeated Russia's Musa Yevoloyev 3-1.
The Armenian grandmaster won 12 points in three competition days and is 1 point ahead of Fabiano Caruana and Hikaru Nakamura.
First Levon Aronian shared points with Garry Kasparov, who was invited to the tournament. Then the Armenian player lost to Le Quang Liem and defeated Fabiano Caruana.
After an oddly inconsistent and yet fruitful season – both for the winger and his team – Mkhitaryan should have a much smoother ride in the Premier League.
The fifth Sinquefield Cup will see two final rounds and possibly a playoff on Saturday, August 12.
"People are just understanding that their opponents are very good players and they don't want to suffer!" smiled Aronian.
The Armenian athlete lost in the final against Amir Yavar of Iran.
The nomination came after Mkhitaryan helped Manchester United to win the trophy, the English club's official website reports.
In the third round, Aronian will play with Sergey Karjakin (Russia).
The most effective player of the Armenian team proved to be Georgi Shakhnazarov, who collected 36 points.
Armenia conquered one gold, three silver, and three bronze medals at Francophone Games with six of the medals claimed in freestyle wrestling.
Armenian athletes Artur Davtyan, Artur Tovmasyan and Armen Petrosyan will represent Armenia at the 2017 Summer Universiade scheduled for Taipei, Taiwan on 19-30 August.
A new XI took to the field for the second half and goals from Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Anthony Martial underlined United's dominance.
However, an exact choice of the cities isn't made yet. Paris and Los Angeles have applied for the Olympic Games in 2024.
The President awarded Vakhtang Darchinyan with "Mesrop Mashtots" order for significant achievements in the international sports arenas.
The source informs that this was Aronian’s third draw in a row.
Karen Zurabyan (50kg) won the third place on the first day of the competition. He defeated Engin Cetin (Turkey) 11-4 in the finals.
Sona also won the small silver medal in the clean and jerk event, lifting 125 kg. The Armenian athlete took the fourth place in snatch event, lifting 98 kg.
He's accused of evading taxes and wants to make a pact with the judge to avoid a prison.
The Armenian grandmaster won in the sixth round against Hou Yifan. Fabiano Caruana tried everything to win his game against Matthias Blübaum, to keep a minimal chance to tie with Aronian after seven rounds alive, but he only got a draw.
Earlier, Aronian beat former world champion candidate, Russian Sergey Karjakin, gaining 5 points.
In doing so, the Armenian player joined Hikaru Nakamura in the lead going into the second rest day.
"Out in Armenia filming with Henrikh Mkhitaryan for an exclusive documentary, coming soon to MUTV," the post reads.
Armenian Chess player Levon Aronian is in the top ten of the world chess June 2017 players presented by the World Chess Federation.
"So so so so happy with our win tonight! I dedicate this trophy to my family, to Manchester and to all Armenians," Manchester United midfielder and Armenian National Football Team captain Henrikh Mkhitaryan noted on Facebook.
Baden-Baden Club won all the 15 games of the championship and gained the title of the German Team Champion for 10 times in the past 11 years.
The Armenian grandmaster won his third game in a row. He is now a full point ahead of the rest oft he field. Against
Currently, Aronian is on the top of the tournament table with 4 points.
"I tried to play Peter Svidler's style. Not to think, just to play fast," said Aronian, and it worked.
The Armenian athlete won a small silver in the snatch, lifting 126kg.
And his strike in the Russian city drew him level with Wayne Rooney in scoring in at least three straight matches on the continent.
The Armenian could return for the visit of Bournemouth on Saturday and gave his followers a brief update on his recovery.
The Armenian GM, who had ended all his games of the previous eight rounds in draws, lost his game in the final round playing with white pieces and took the 13th positions with 4 points.
The Armenian is becoming an increasingly important cog in Mourinho's ever-progressing United side, and scored the opener in their 3-0 win over Leicester City on Sunday.
''Now he plays great in Manchester United. I hope that he will continue in the same spirit." - Henri said.
Mkhitaryan is in sunglasses, at the time of his famous "scorpion kick", with which he scored a goal against the "Sunderland".
At the meeting, which has already become a good tradition, the President of Armenia congratulated all representatives of the sport world on the occasion of New Year and Holy Christmas, wished them good health, new success and achievements in sports and personal life.
"All his career he scored beautiful goals. At this moment, it's goals, but also defensive work, creativity. I'm so happy that he came back after this injury with his happiness, and he's feeling that Old Trafford loves him. That's a very important feeling for him."
The match will take place on February 12, at 18:00 (Yerevan time) in Antalya, Turkey.
As the new list shows, the country has registered the biggest move by ranks, bouncing a total of 38 places to secure the 87th spot among 205 teams included in the report.
Communication Officer at UNICEF Armenia Zara Sargsyan has told "Armenpress" the ceremony will take place on November 9 at the Football Federation of Armenia.
The event is to promote peace efforts among populations around the world, and proceeds from the match will help the earthquake victims in central Italy.
A native of Karabakh, Manuel Petrosyan is the current European champion of 2016, and Martirosyan was ranked at fifth place at the same championship.
"Henrikh is still undergoing late stage rehabilitation from the left thigh muscle injury that he sustained earlier this month whilst playing for Manchester United," Dr. McNally wrote.
The task was to help to win medals for the wrestlers from Azerbaijan, Russia, and Uzbekistan.