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Rapid and Blitz

On Chess: Levon Aronian Wins In Romania, Grand Chess Tour Heads To India For Last Leg

Nov 14, 2019
Grandmaster Levon Aronian of Armenia won the 2019 Superbet Rapid & Blitz Tournament in November.
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The 2019 Grand Chess Tour is nearing its end, with the conclusion of its seventh leg, the Superbet Rapid & Blitz, held Nov. 6-10 in Bucharest, Romania.

After five days of electrifying rapid and blitz chess followed by a playoff, grandmaster Levon Aronian emerged as the winner, collecting 11 tour points and $31,250.