YEREVAN. – Armenian chess player Roudolph Grigorian captured the title of U18 Champion of France.
Grigorian tallied a total of 7.5 points, out of possible 9 points, and became the sole winner of the first prize in the chess championship that was held in Saint-Paul-Trois Châteaux, France, Armchess.am reports.
Another Armenian chess player, Gary Giroyan, was only half a point behind the tournament winner, and he shared 2nd to 4th places. On additional points, Giroyan came in fourth from among 83 participants.