Beijing: Karjakin and Hou Yifan Best in Blitz (PHОТОS)

Время публикации: 17.12.2013 01:26 | Последнее обновление: 17.12.2013 01:26

Three days ago Valentina Gunia of Russia won the rapid competition of World Mind Games held in Beijing, China. In blitz Hou Yifan didn't share first.

Russia still got its winner: Sergey Karjakin surpassed Levon Aronian due to personal win. Both gathered 19.5 points out of 30.


Photo by Galiya Kamalova

Other images from sportaccord2013.fide.com 


  


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