Gabriel Eduardi Sargissian is an Armenian chess grandmaster. He was a member of the gold-medal winning Armenian team at the Chess Olympiads in 2006, 2008 and 2012 and at the World Team Chess Championship in 2011. Sargissian was awarded the Movses Khorenatsi medal in June 2006 and awarded the Honoured Master of Sport of the Republic of Armenia title in 2009.
|Full name:||Gabriel Eduardi Sargissian|
|Born:||Sept 3, 1983, Yerevan, Armenian SSR, Soviet Union|
|Peak rating:||2702 (December 2015)|
|Ranking:||No. 59 (May 2018)|
About Gabriel Sargissian
Armenian chess Grandmaster and member of the Armenian National Chess team.
He won the World Youth Chess Championship in 1996 and the European Youth Chess Championship (under 16) in 1998.
He won team gold medals in 2006, 2008 and 2012 at the chess Olympiads.
His grandfather taught him chess when he was six years old.
He competed against the likes of grandmaster Bu Xiangzhi in international competition.
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- Armenian chess players
- World Youth Chess Champions
- Sportspeople from Yerevan