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Sunday, June 28, 2009

Women's Chess Kaleidoscope


Hello everybody!

The second session of my Chess is Cool camp for kids at the Miami Chess Hall of Fame and Museum will begin tomorrow and I'm preparing for it right now.

A few women's tournaments have been played this week. The zonal 3.4 in Uzbekistan was won by Nafisa Muminova, you see her below (the photo was taken in Nalchik's world championship last fall).


Nafisa qualified for the Women's World Chess Championship that is scheduled for 2010 in Turkey.

The
Oceanic Zonal Women's Tournament was won by Arianne Caioli.


who also qualified for the Women's World Chess Championship in 2010.

Clichy Echecs 92 won the
Women's French Team Championship, the games can be found here.

Posted by: Alexandra Kosteniuk
Women's World Chess Champion
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1 Comments:

  • At June 29, 2009 at 10:36 PM , Anonymous Gérard said...

    You did not mention that Almira Skripchenko the French chess girl win close of 80,000 dollars in poker game in Las Vegas last week. Her poker nickname is "chess baby".

     

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