|Saturday, 20 April|| arm rus eng |
GM Varuzhan Akobian and WGM Tatev Abrahamyan will fight for the title of USA champions today in play off.
Akobian has scored 7 points out of 11 and shares 1st-3rd places together with GMs Gata Kamsky and Aleksandr Lenderman.
Today first an armageddon will be held between Akobian and Lenderman. Then its winner will battle for the gold medal with Kamsky.
The same situation is in the Women’s Championship. Abrahamyan has scored 6,5 points out of 9 and shares 1st-3rd places together with GM Irina Krush and IM Anna Zatonskih.
Today in the armageddon Abrahamyan will play with Zatonskih after which the winner will struggle for the champion title with Krush.