YEREVAN. – Grandmaster (GM) Samvel Ter-Sahakyan (Armenia) has become the winner of the Vergani Cup Le Terrazze - Elite Open chess tournament, which was held in Italy.
After the nine-round competition, the Armenian GM placed first—and solely by himself—with 6.5 points.
Also, Ter-Sahakyan improved its individual rating by 10 points, the Armenian Chess Federation informed.
A total of 42 chess players—including 12 GMs—from 17 countries competed in this tournament.