Iran’s Tabatabaei Clinches Title at Stepan Avagyan Memorial


Iran’s Tabatabaei Clinches Title at Stepan Avagyan Memorial

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iranian chess player Amin Tabatabaei came first at the third edition of the Stepan Avagyan Memorial.

Iranian grandmaster Tabatabaei won the last round game against German grandmaster Alexander Donchenko to emerge as the sole winner of the event with an unbeaten score of 6/9 points.

Tabatabaei pocketed the money prize of 1.500.000 AMD (3.500 euros). The Armenians GM Haik Martirosyan and GM Shant Sargsyan claimed the second and third places, scoring 5.5 and 5 points respectively.

The 3rd Stepan Avagyan Memorial took place on June 20 to 28, 2022 in Jermuk, Armenia.

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