The Yerevan Chess Giants is taking place between June 8th and 15th 2008. After the death of Armenian GM Karen Asrian, the event was renamed to the Karen Asrian Memorial. Time control 25′ + 10′ inc.

Standings after 10 rounds

1. Leko, Peter g HUN 2741 6½
2. Aronian, Levon g ARM 2763 6
3. Sargissian, Gabriel g ARM 2643 5½
4-5. Bu Xiangzhi g CHN 2708 5
4-5. Gelfand, Boris g ISR 2723 5
6. Morozevich, Alexander g RUS 2774 4½
7. Adams, Michael g ENG 2729 4
8. Akopian, Vladimir g ARM 2673 3½

Official website: http://www.chessgiants.am/

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