Zurab Sturua

“A.Margaryan 13th Memorial” continues in Armenia. Standing after the 4th round

The 13th memorial of A. Margaryan continues in Yerevan (Armenia). Leading B. Pur Aga – 3, D. Shaginyan, K. Sychev, B. Daneshvar, Z. Sturua – 2.5 each Participants : K. Sychev, S. Lobanov, Z. Sturua, A. Davtyan, B. Daneshvar, B. Pur Agha, D. Shahinyan, E. Ohanyan, M. Mkrtchyan, E. ChakryanDates:  from January 8 to 15System : circular, 9 roundsPrize…

Tomorrow “A. Margaryan 13th Memorial” starts in Armenia

The 13th memorial of A. Margaryan starts in Yerevan (Armenia). Participants : Sychev K, Lobanov S, Sturua Z, Davtyan A, Daneshvar B, Pur Aga A, Shaginyan D, Oganyan E, Mktchyan M, Chakryan E dates: from 8 to 15 January prize pool: $3000 (1st place — $1500) system : circular, 9 rounds start list official site

Zurab Sturua and John Nunn became World Seniors champions

The Open World Championship among seniors, held from November 15 to 26 in Assisi (Italy), has ended. 340 players, including 22 grandmasters, took part in the tournament with a prize fund of 20,000€. Georgian international grandmaster Zurab Sturua won in the 50+ group after 11 rounds. Maxim Novik is in second place. On the third…