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Hou Yifan could have traded

Points: 0

Hou Yifan could have traded off the knights with 47. Ne5+ Kb5 48. Nd3 Nxd3 49. Kxd3 Rb1 50. Kc3 Ka4 51. Rh2, and should be able to cope with Black's b-pawn pressure and win. As it was, her king is in some danger after 47. Rxg5, and the b-pawn falls anyway.