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FIDE World Women’s Chess Championship Match – Game One

The first game of FIDE World Women’s Chess Championship Match between the current World Champion Hou Yifan (China) and challenger Humpy Koneru (India) finished with a draw.

Koneru played white pieces and opened with the Catalan. The game continued deeply into the Rook endgame with pawns on the same side, which eventually produced a draw.

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FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov making the first move for Humpy Koneru

FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov making the first move for Humpy Koneru

Playing stage and the journalists

Playing stage and the journalists

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Photos by Anastasiya Karlovich

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