About Natalia
Our Team
Chess Links
Play Chess
Pogonina's Chess Shop
Contact Us


 Follow Natalia on Twitter:


Please help Natalia promote chess by making a donation:



chess live ratings

Link to

Play chess at ChessOk Biggest Online Chess Games Database


What's your FIDE rating?

What should Natalia do to make more interesting for you?

Who is your favorite active top player?

Poker or chess: what do you like more?

What's the largest monetary chess prize you ever won?

How much time per day do you spend on chess-related activities?

Do you have a special chess mascot (pen, badge, toy, etc.)?

Which time control do you prefer for over-the-board tournaments?

The strongest women's chess team in the world is

What is the strongest national chess team in the world?

Will Magnus Carlsen's rating reach FIDE 2900?

Do you think you can become a GM?

Women's World Chess Championship-2017

User Rating: / 1
Written by Administrator   
Monday, 13 February 2017

Venue: Tehran, Iran
Schedule: February 10 - March 4
Format: knock-out, 64 participants, 6 rounds
Prize fund: $450,000
Official site

1/32-final: Natalia Pogonina (2487) defeated Zhou Qiyu (2287) 1.5-0.5.
1/16-final: Natalia is drew Huang Qian (2451) twice in classical chess, traded blows in 25m rapid and won 1.5-0.5 in 10m rapid.
1/8-final: Natalia was eliminated by Ni Shiqun (2399) with a 0.5-1.5 score.

Bookmark and Share

Comments (2)
1. Written by This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it on 11:37 17 2017 .
-! . .
2. Written by This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it on 16:31 08 2017 .
Has the chinese players something in co
i have had this answer for myself, and then i readed in the Web something about it. 
I read that chinese play very cautiously, and maybe this is the common fact between this players in WWC-2017.  
For then, one cannt hope that they can be surprised easily, at any stage of the play.

Write Comment
BBCode:Web AddressEmail AddressBold TextItalic TextUnderlined TextQuoteCodeOpen ListList ItemClose List

Code:* Code

Last Updated ( Sunday, 19 February 2017 )
< Prev   Next >