In the 19th minute, the first goal was scored by 25-year-old Venezuelan forward Jose Caraballo, and in the 57th minute, FC Pyunik doubled the score thanks to 22-year-old midfielder Hovhannes Harutyunyan.
FC Pyunik played the last part of the match with 10 footballers. Brazilian center-back Bruno Nascimento, 30, was dismissed after receiving his second yellow card in the 71st minute.
In the added 7th minute, FC Ararat-Armenia scored only one goal thanks to the goal scored by 27-year-old winger Mailson Lima (Cabo Verde).
FC Ararat-Armenia are on top of the championship table with 31 points, while FC Pyunik climbed to second place with 24 points and are one point ahead of FC Ararat.
Armenian Premier League, 12th round
FC Ararat-Armenia – FC Pyunik: 1-2
Mailson Lima, 90+6 – Jose Caraballo, 19, Hovhannes Harutyunyan, 57
Dismissals: Bruno Nascimento (FC Pyunik), 71, second yellow card