FIDE President: Jermuk is one of chess development centers
June 23, 2010 – 21:56 AMT 16:56 GMT

PanARMENIAN.Net – The opening ceremony of the 4th FIDE Women’s Grand Prix took place in Jermuk, Armenia, on June 23.

Welcoming the participants and guests, FIDE President Ilyumzhinov said, “Some two years ago chess lovers had no idea about Jermuk. Now, this wonderful resort is one of chess development centers.”

As a PanARMENIAN.Net reported from the scene, sixth world champion Nona Gaprindashvili was an honorable guest of FIDE Women’s Grand Prix.


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