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Thursday, December 20, 2012
MAKITA Women's Chess Match: Indonesia extends lead over France
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The latest chess tournament news is that after two rounds of classical chess games at the MAKITA Women Chess Match being played between Indonesia and France at the Sekolah Catur Utut Adianto in Jakarta. The Indonesians lead 5.5 to 2.5 lead, according to a press release. The Indonesian team won both the first and second rounds 3-1 and 2.5-1.5. Mathilda Congiu beat Chelsie Monica Shite of Indonesia, but Medina Warda Aulia equalised the score by beating Natacha Benmesbad. Another win came from Irine Kharisma Sukandar force and Dewi AA Citra drew with Sophie Millet.