In the seventh game Alexandra Goryachkina and Ju Wenjun tied the score again
13:51 16 января 2020
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On the 16th of January the sportswoman from Yamal Alexandra Goryachkina and the holder of the world chess crown from China Ju Wenjun played the seventh game of the match for the title of the world champion. Goryachkina played black. The game was held in Vladivostok.
The score in the match is equal-3.5:3.5. The first three games ended in a draw, in the fourth the victory went to the Chinese chess player, in the fifth the Russian sportswoman was stronger, in the sixth the chess players again did not manage to identify the winner.
The first part of the match for the chess crown was held in Shanghai; the second part is being held in Vladivostok and will end on the 24th of January. In total the chess players will play 12 games, and in a case of the final draw the winner will be defined in the tiebreak.
As it should be noted, Russians have not won world championships since 2008. Alexandra Kosteniuk is our last champion at the moment.