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07-09-2011, 05:03 AM

The 2nd Women's Grand Prix of the 2011-12 series takes place 7th-19th September 2011. The event was pushed back a week from the original start date to give Women's World Champion Hou Yifan the best chance of participation. She was in the FIDE World Cup but was eliminated in the first round. Other participants: Ju Wenjun, Victorija Cmilyte (winner of the Women's Botvinnik Memorial), Zhu Chen, Anna Muzychuk, Betul Cemre Yildiz, Munguntuul Batkhuyag, Elina Danielian, Alisa Galliamova, Ruan Lufei and Ekaterina Kovalevskaya. Games start at 3pm local time, 8am UK. Rd1 on Wednesday 7th August 2011.

LIVE Games & results (http://pakchess.org/tournament-news/fide-women-grand-prix-shenzhen-2011-live)

25-09-2011, 01:14 AM
Hou Yifan won the second stage of the FIDE Women Grand Prix in Shenzhen. In the 11th round she got a draw with Elina Danielian and made first place in the tournament.

She obtained 8 points(5 wins, 6 draws), and didn't lose a game. Another outstanding accomplishment for the Women's World Champion!

An agreement on a match between Hou Yifan (CHN) and Humpy Koneru (IND) , is scheduled to take place November 14th-30th, 2011 in Tirana, Albania.