Five round one matches to be decided after rapid tiebreaks
Tiebreak matches of the 1st round of the World Women Chess Championship are ongoing! Here are a couple of photos of today’s matchups, and you can also follow the live updates on Chessdom.com.
Elisabeth Paehtz – Ilaha Kadimova
Natasa Bojkovic – Wenjun Ju
Natalia Zhukova – Katherine Rohonyan
Eva Moser – Lilit Mkrtchian
Bojkovic – Ju
Viktorija Chmilyte in the press room
After the round 1, game 2, there was a press conference with five players – Anna Muzychuk, Tatiana Kosintseva, Hoang Thanh Trangm Harika Dronavalli and Jilin Zhang (Katherine Rohonyan was absent).
Harika Dronavalli and Jilin Zhang
FIDE PR Director Peter Rajchanyi moderating the conference