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Monday, May 3, 2010

May Chess Birthday Nona Gaprindashvili

Hello everybody!

On May 3, 1941 a great chess player, the 5th women's world chess champion Nona Gaprindashvili was born. She has had an amazing career, being the world champion for 16 years! She won as many as 25 medals, among which 11 team gold medals and 9 individual gold medals. At the olympiad of Dubai 1986 she won all ten games she played. Nona Terentyevna Gaprindashvili is still taking part in chess event, winning the last senior women's world chess title.

I congratulate Nona Gaprindashvili on her birthday and wish her all the best in her life!

Posted by: Alexandra Kosteniuk
Women's World Chess Champion

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