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FIDE Women’s Grand Prix 2021 Gibraltar LIVE

The fourth and final leg of the FIDE Women’s Grand Prix will take place from May 22 to June 2, 2021, in Caleta Hotel, Gibraltar.

Twelve players will compete in a round-robin event in Gibraltar, fighting for the qualification spot for the FIDE Women’s Candidates Tournament 2022. Two best ranked players on the list with cumulative scores from all 4 Grand Prix events will qualify for Women’s Candidates.

Live games from the FIDE Women’s Grand Prix 2021 will be daily on

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Round 7 live games

Muzychuk Mariya — Stefanova Antoaneta
Dzagnidze Nana — Abdumalik Zhansaya
Kashlinskaya Alina — Bulmaga Irina
Gunina Valentina — Mammadzada Gunay
Lagno Kateryna — Paehtz Elisabeth
Muzychuk Anna — Saduakassova Dinara

Round 6 live games

Antoaneta Stefanova – Muzychuk Anna
Sadukassova Dinara – Lagno Kateryna
Paehtz Elisabeth – Gunina Valentina
Mammadzada Gunay – Kashlinskaya Alina
Bulmaga Irina – Dzagnidze Nana
Abdumalik Zhansaya – Muzychuk Mariya

Round 1 games

Gunay Mammadzada – Antoaneta Stefanova / Irina Bulmaga – Elisabeth Paehtz / Dinara Saduakassova – Zhansaya Abdumalik / Mariya Muzychuk – Ana Muzychuk / Nana Dzagnidze – Kateryna Lagno / Alina Kashlinskaya – Valentina Gunina

Round 2 games

Gunay Mammadzada – Irina Bulmaga / Elisabeth Paehtz – Zhansaya Abdumalik / Dinara Saduakassova – Mariya Muzychuk / Anna Muzychuk – Nana Dzagnidze / Kateryna Lagno – Alina Kashlinskaya / Antoaneta Stefanova – Valentina Gunina

Round 3 games

Valentina Gunina – Kateryna Lagno / Alina Kashlinskaya – Anna Muzychuk / Nana Dzagnidze – Dinara Saduakassova / Mariya Muzychuk – Elisabeth Paehtz / Zhansaya Abdumalik – Gunay Mammadzada / Irina Bulmaga – Antoaneta Stefanova

Round 4 games

Antoaneta Stefanova – Kateryna Lagno / Anna Muzychuk – Valentina Gunina / Dinara Saduakassova – Alina Kashlinskaya / Elisabeth Paehtz – Nana Dzagnidze / Gunay Mammadzada – Mariya Muzychuk / Irina Bulmaga – Zhansaya Abdumalik

Round 5 games

Zhansaya Abdumalik – Antoaneta Stefanova / Mariya Muzychuk – Irina BulmagaNana Dzagnidze – Gunay Mammadzada / Alina Kashlinskaya – Elisabeth Paehtz / Valentina Gunina – Dinara Saduakassova / Kateryna Lagno – Anna Muzychuk

List of participants – Gibraltar Women’s Grand Prix:

1IMGunay Mammadzada2443AZE
2IMIrina Bulmaga2440ROU
3IMZhansaya Abdumalik2472KAZ
4GMMariya Muzychuk2544UKR
5GMNana Dzagnidze2524GEO
6IMAlina Kashlinskaya2494RUS
7GMValentina Gunina2421RUS
8GMKateryna Lagno2546RUS
9GMAnna Muzychuk2535UKR
10IMDinara Saduakassova2500KAZ
11IMElisabeth Paehtz2467GER
12GMAntoaneta Stefanova2470BUL

The leader of the FIDE Women’s Grand Prix series after 3 events is Aleksandra Goryachkina, who already has a spot in the Candidates event.

With 293 points, Koneru Humpy holds the second place on the overall list and she is 100 points ahead of Kosteniuk Alexandra who will not participate in the Gibraltar event.

Dzagnidze Nana is fourth with 180 points, followed by Lagno Kateryna and Harika Dronavalli, each with 165 points. The difference is that Lagno will have a chance in Gibraltar to improve the score, while Harika won’t play in the event.

Current overall standings:

1Goryachkina, Aleksandra120133145398
2Koneru, Humpy160133293
3Kosteniuk, Alexandra4513315193
4Dzagnidze, Nana35145180
5-6Lagno, Kateryna9090180
5-6Harika, Dronavalli606060180
7Muzychuk, Anna8085165
8Ju, Wenjun12035155
9Kashlinskaya, Alina4585130
10Muzychuk, Mariya6060120
11Abdumalik, Zhansaya110110
12Cramling, Pia106035105
13-14Paehtz, Elisabeth752095
13-14Gunina, Valentina751085
15-16Stefanova, Antoaneta256085
15-16Sebag, Marie251540
17Zhao, Xue3535
18Mammadzada, Gunay
19Khademalsharieh, Sarasadat
20Saduakassova, Dinara

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