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Natalia Pogonina clinches bronze at ACP Women Series 08/09

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Written by Peter Zhdanov   
Monday, 20 July 2009

Each year the Association of Chess Professionals (ACP) keeps track of the performances of chess players and assigns them points based on the results. In 2007/08 Russian chess girls Tatiana Kosintseva, Alexandra Kosteniuk and Natalia Pogonina took the 5th, 8th and 10th places accordingly, but it was clear that their potential is higher.

This year the prediction came true, and Natalia became the 3rd most successful women player in the world according to ACP:
(press "Read more" to see the full Standings table).

Congratulations to the winners!

N Player Tournaments Points
1 Kosintseva, Tatiana 6 1730
2 Kosteniuk, Alexandra 4 976
3 Pogonina, Natalya 4 883
4 Kosintseva, Nadezhda 4 876
5 Cramling, Pia 4 833
6 Cmilyte, Viktorija 6 636
7 Zhukova, Natalia 4 635
8 Javakhishvili, Lela 2 582
9 Socko, Monika 4 563
10 Zatonskih, Anna 4 483
11 Matveeva, Svetlana 3 310
12 Krush, Irina 3 279
13 Kovalevskaya, Ekaterina 3 269
14 Vasilevich, Tatjana 1 156
15 Gaponenko, Inna 1 98
Source: ACP website

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