Armenia’s Aronian Wins World Chess

PANAJI (Armenpress)–Armenian grandmaster Levon Aronian took the 41st World Junior Chess Championship with a brilliant victory against GM Dimitry Jakovenko of Russia in the 13th and final round on Friday in Panaji–India.

The silver medal went to GM Luke McShane of England who scored a win against GM Ferenc Berkes of Hungary in a game of fluctuating fortunes.


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