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Congratulations, GM Bela Khotenashvili!

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Saturday, 23 November 2013
Congratulations to Bela Khotenashvili from Georgia on becoming the 31st woman in the history of chess to earn the GM title. Each GM title for women is a serious step towards attaining gender equality in the game.

Here is the complete list:

1978 Gaprindashvili

1984 Chiburdanidze

1991 Polgar Susan, Xie Jun

1992 Polgar Judit, Cramling

2001 Zhu Chen

2002 Humpy, Stefanova

2004 Kosteniuk, Peng

2007 Hoang Thanh, Lahno, Xu Yuhua

2008 Dzagnidze, Sebag, Socko, Zhao Xue

2009 Arakhamia-Grant, Hou Yifan, Kosintseva Tatiana

2010 Cmilyte, Zhukova, Danielian

2011 Kosintseva Nadezhda, Dronavalli

2012 Muzychuk Anna, Ushenina

2013 Gunina, Krush, Khotenashvili

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1. Written by This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it on 07:19 25 2013 .
"gender equality in the game"???
"gender equality in the game"??? What do you mean by this? That there is some discrimination in the game against women?

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