| 10.10.12 | 15:53
With only two days remaining till the Armenia-Italy FIFA World Cup European Qualifying match at Hrazdan stadium in Yerevan, football fans have bought out the 7,000-dram ($17) tickets for the best seats in the Eastern tribune.
Armenian grandmaster Levon Aronian registered another draw at the continuing Grand Slam Masters Final in Bilbao, Spain, playing against current world champion Viswanathan Anand (India) in Round 7 of the prestigious tournament on Tuesday.
Armenian grandmaster Levon Aronian drew with Russian player Sergey Karjakin in Round 6 of the Grand Slam Masters Final that resumed in Bilbao, Spain, on Monday.
| 08.10.12 | 10:20
Criticism of the current sports affairs from the mouth of a pro-government lawmaker in parliament last week did not go down well with the nation’s famous athletes of the past and present believed to be patronized by a millionaire businessman whose opposition-leaning party has been increasingly at odds with the political majority of late.
| 02.10.12 | 13:18
Armenia international Henrikh Mkhitaryan is reportedly seeing increased media attention in Italy where his side, Shakhtar Donetsk, is playing against Juventus in the second round of the UEFA Champions League group stage tonight.
| 30.09.12 | 18:46
Armenian professional boxer Vic Darchinyan (38-5-1, 27KOs) has put his career back on track with a 10-round unanimous decision over previously undefeated Orlando Del Valle (16-1, 11KOs) of Puerto Rico to capture the NABF super bantamweight title. The scores were 99-91, 99-91 and 96-94, reports Boxingscene.com.
Armenian grandmaster Levon Aronian drew his two last games at the Grand Slam Masters Final’s first section in Sao Paulo, Brazil, playing against Norway’s Magnus Carlsen and Italy’s Fabiano Caruana and is now second in the six-man tournament that is going to resume later in October.
| 27.09.12 | 13:10
A group of Armenian soccer fans believes high prices set for the upcoming World Cup qualifier in Yerevan between the national teams of Armenia and Italy may leave the Reds without a considerable share of crowd support.
Armenian grandmaster Levon Aronian drew with white pieces against Francisco Vallejo Pons of Spain in Round 3 of a prestigious six-man tournament in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Wednesday.
| 27.09.12 | 11:11
Armenia’s longtime skipper and most capped player Sargis Hovsepyan is likely to put on the Armenia jersey once again despite officially announcing his retirement from soccer earlier this month.