Varuzhan Akobian celebrates 3rd consecutive victory in US ChampionshipСпорт
GM Varuzhan Akobian continues playing excellently in the USA Championship in Saint Louis. In the seventh round he took his third incessant victory. Varuzhan defeated GM Ray Robson with blacks and now is solely leading with 5 points. Let us emphasize that the second of Varuzhan Akobian in the USA Championship is his friend – a three-time Olympic Champion Gabriel Satgissian.
“Armenpress” reports about this citing Armchess website. WGM Tatev Abrahamyan also took a victory in the sixth round of the USA Women’s Championship. She defeated WGM Sabina Foisor. Now Abrahamyan is taking the third place with 4 points. The leader with 5 points is IM Anna Zatonskih.