Saturday, August 13, 2011

Hou Yifan earns at least a tie for 1st at Rostov Women's GP



With one round to go, the reigning Chess Queen Hou Yifan has earned at least a tie for first at the Rostov Women's Grand Prix. She will face former Women's World Champion Stefanova in the final round.



Standings after 10 rounds



1. Hou, Yifan g CHN 2575 2715
2-3. Lahno, Kateryna g UKR 2536 2627
2-3. Kosintseva, Tatiana g RUS 2557 2637
4. Muzychuk, Anna m SLO 2538 6 2598
5. Kosintseva, Nadezhda g RUS 2560 2564
6. Koneru, Humpy g IND 2614 5 2517
7-9. Stefanova, Antoaneta g BUL 2524 2486
7-9. Danielian, Elina g ARM 2521 2490
7-9. Galliamova, Alisa m RUS 2492 2491
10. Ruan, Lufei wg CHN 2479 4 2456
11. Kosteniuk, Alexandra g RUS 2497 3 2390
12. Kovalevskaya, Ekaterina m RUS 2427 2346


Official website: http://rostov2011.fide.com