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16 year old Hou Yifan (February 27, 1994) has just captured the Women's World Championship title! She won the rapid playoff against WGM Ruan Lufei by the score of 3-1!
Yifan is now the youngest Chess Queen in history. Congratulations!
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Posted by Jakarta Chess Club at 25.12.10
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-Girl wonder and chess prodify GM Hou Yifan from China is the new champion of the 3rd KL Open Chess Tournament 2010 which concluded today at Hotel Olympic Sports, KL.
Yifan, had a runwaway win after the penultimate round with a commanding one point lead. She took home with her the 1st prize of RM 10000 and the DYTM Raja Nazrin Shah Trophy.
Photo by KLchess.com
Hou Yifan will finish the tournament by facing off with Indonesian GM Megaranto Susanto who has six points, trailing by a full point behind, Hou Yifan. Her domination in this tournament is complete if she either draws or wins against Megaranto. Hou Yifan has stayed at the top board throughout this tournament, except for the first round, her favourite table, it seems.
Posted by Jakarta Chess Club at 12.4.10