On April 8, ‘Armenian Eagles’ (‘Hayots Artsivner’) chess team was declared the winner of the 1st Virtual Chess PRO Chess League Final Team Championship in the United States. The tournament was first held in 2017 and gathers representatives from all over the world.
Armenia represented by its ‘Armenian Eagles’ team took part for the first time this year and won all the rounds. And in the final held in the United States, it won ‘Chengdu Pandas’ Chinese team and earned gold medals.
On April 11, Artak Manukyan, head of the ‘Armenian Eagles’ chess team, was the guest at Media Center and presented the story of setting up the team and securing the victory quite difficult to achieve.