Topic: Sports

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[...]

By Wayne Coffey NEW YORK (USA Today) — Serena Williams has clocked the fastest serve – 124 MPH – of any woman at the 2020 U.S. Open. She has smoked 20 aces through two rounds, also a tournament-high. Neither of these facts comes as[...]

By Doug Swift “You want the greatest immigrant story? For my money, it’s the little Armenian guy in my locker room. If you love America, you gotta love Garo Yepremian.” —- Don Shula, Head Coach, Miami Dolphins He looked good.[...]

By Artsvi Bakhchinyan Special to the Mirror-Spectator YEREVAN/PARIS — French-Armenian Benjamin Gabriel Jean Varonian, 40, is a former Olympic gymnast and circus acrobat. He won two gold medals in the parallel bars and team all-around at[...]

By Dennis Waszak Jr. NEW YORK (AP) — Brad Balukjian tore open a pack of 1986 Topps baseball cards, chewed the stale, brittle bubblegum and then planned a road trip most sports fans could only dream about. The college biology professor[...]

By Mike Whaley GYUMRI, Armenia (seacoastonline.com) – Atencio Martin’s unusual basketball journey has taken him from his high school playing days in Kittery, Maine, to two tours of stardom at Southern Maine Community College[...]

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[...]

ISTANBUL — Garbis Zakaryan, the first boxer to represent Turkey on the professional level, passed away at the age of 90 in Istanbul on Sunday, January 26, 2020. Zakaryan, a welterweight of Armenian descent, represented Turkey around the[...]

NICE, France (PanARMENIAN.Net) — Armenian wrestler, Olympic champion Artur Aleksanyan defeated all his opponents in the 97-kilogram event of the Grand Prix de France Henri Deglane in the French town of Nice. A Greco-Roman wrestler,[...]

STUTTGART, Germany (PanARMENIAN.Net) — Armenian athlete Artur Tovmasyan has reached the 2019 World Gymnastics Championships men’s finals. Tovmasyan performed on the rings to collect 14.566 points and take the 8th spot in the[...]