Levon Aronian

YEREVAN — Much of the world today seems to have discovered (or rediscovered) a passion for chess, arguably due to freed up time during the COVID-19 and the hit Netflix Show “Queen’s Gambit.” For Armenians on the other hand, chess[...]

KOLKATA, India – “My dear friends and supporters, I am thrilled that I performed well in India’s Calcutta and won the blitz tournament,” wrote chess grandmaster (GM) Levon Aronian on his Facebook page. Armenia’s top chess[...]

SAINT LOUIS, Mo.  — The Saint Louis Chess Club announced this week that Armenian Grandmaster (GM) Levon Aronian will relocate to Saint Louis, MO and represent the USA in future competitions. “I am sincerely proud to have had the honor[...]

YEREVAN (Panorama.am) — The Grand Chess Tour returns with five tournaments in summer 2021, after it has become clear that there won’t be a Chess Olympiad in 2021. The Armenian National Olympic Committee reported that Grandmaster Levon[...]

YEREVAN (PanARMENIAN.Net) — Armenian grandmaster Levon Aronian has revealed he is ready to join the army to fight Azerbaijan’s aggression against Nagorno-Karabakh. In an interview with chess24, Aronian said he already has already[...]

YEREVAN — Chess Grandmaster Levon Aronian has called on friends to make donations for amid ongoing Azerbaijani offensive against the Artsakh Republic and Armenia. “Dear friends, as you probably know Armenia and Nagorno-Karabakh are[...]

YEREVAN (PanARMENIAN.Net) — Armenian Grandmaster Levon Aronian drew the match against former world champion Garry Kasparov to in the ninth and final round to finish third in the 2020 Champions Showdown: Chess9LX (Fischer Random) online[...]

YEREVAN (Panorama.am) — Filipino-Australian chess player, FIDE WIM (World Chess Federation Women’s International Master) Arianne Caoili, the wife of Armenian GM Levon Aronian, died on March 30, two weeks after sustaining serious[...]

YEREVAN (Panorama.am) — 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[...]

LOUIS, Mi. (Chessbase) — Levon Aronian emerged as the winner of the Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz leg of the Grand Chess Tour on August 16, after a tumultuous day of blitz games here at the Saint Louis Chess Club. The day almost belonged[...]