8. Mar, 2021

International Women's Day - a tribute

Arianne Caoili (1986 - 2020) born in Manila, she learned chess at the age of six and was a WIM. She died on March 30, 2020 in Armenia after being critically injured in an automobile accident on March 15. She has participated in 7 Olympiads from 2000 to 2012 inclusive, twice for the Philippines and five times for Australia - Istanbul 2012

In February 2015, she and Levon Aronian announced on Twitter that they were engaged. They married on September 30, 2017

Trivia - she was a celebrity dancer on the Australian television show Dancing with the Stars.

Chessable tribute to International Women's Day