Former Armenian chess team member Levon Aronian (USA) won the WR Chess Masters tournament in Dusseldorf, securing the tie-break victory.
Aronian defeated Indian representative in three games and was stronger than Russian Yang Nepomnyashchy in two games.
The prize fund of the WR Chess Masters was 130,000 euros. Levon Aronian will receive 40 thousand euros.
| BREAKING | Levon Aronian wins the WR Chess Masters 2023!— WR_Chess_Masters (@wr_chess) February 25, 2023
In tie-breaks @LevAronian scored a perfect 3/3 and reached for a victory in the tournament!
Ian Nepomniachtchi and Gukesh D share 2nd/3rd place.#WRChessMasters #wrchessmasters2023 pic.twitter.com/Szsh9q4pD7