Arianne Caoili

Grandmaster Levon Aronian’s Wife Undergoes Surgery after Serious Accident


YEREVAN ( — Australian chess player Arianne Caoili, the wife of leading Armenian chess player Levon Aronian, remains in a grave but stable condition after suffering serious injuries in a car crash.

She continues to receive treatment at the intensive care unit of the Astghik Medical Center in Yerevan.

Speaking to, spokesperson of the hospital Lusine Petrosyan said Caoili has undergone one surgery, adding that she is expected to undergo several more soon.

According to the spokesperson, the chess player is conscious now and is receiving the necessary treatment.

Caoili was involved in a car crash in Yerevan on Sunday, shortly after midnight.


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