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Final chords

Final chords

14th Women World Champion was decided on a tie-break after Antoaneta Stefanova and Anna Ushenina exchanged wins in the 3rd and 4th final match games with the classical time control.
Anna Ushenina: I just wanted to play well

Anna Ushenina: I just wanted to play well

The new World Champion and FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov took part at the concluding press-conference.
Mark Glukhovsky: Women players are very beautiful

Mark Glukhovsky: Women players are very beautiful

The chief editor of the 64-Chess Review tells about online video coverage of the World Championship.
Ushenina pulls ahead

Ushenina pulls ahead

It is noticeably colder in Khanty-Mansiysk. The thermometer showings dropped to -26 degrees. This is not the limit, however. There is a strong possibility that the guests of the championship will have a chance to experience real Siberian frosts of...
Anna Ushenina wins the third game of the final match

Anna Ushenina wins the third game of the final match

The current score is 2-1 in favor of the Ukrainian player.
Little moral victory

Little moral victory

In the second game of the final match Stefanova was commanding white pieces. She did not manage to gain advantage in the sharp opening line with the sacrifice of the central pawn.

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