White chess pieces did not help. Goryachkina lost to Wenjun in the tenth game
15:38 20 января 2020
Категории: News in English
Aleksandra Goryachkina played white and lost to the Chinese chess player Ju Wenjun in the tenth game. The game turned out to be extremely nervous, and many times Alexandra took risky actions, which surprised both the commentator and the audience. However, the Chinese sportswoman, despite everything, was stronger.
The total score of the matchup was 4.5:5.5. A chess player with 6.5 points will be announced as the winner
As it should be noted, Primorye is hosting the second half of the match for the title of the world champion. The participants are playing only six games in Vladivostok. The games are organized in the campus of the Far Eastern Federal University on Russky Island on the 19th, 20th, 22nd and 23rd of January.
Meanwhile, the flash mob in support of the chess player from Yamal was launched in full force in the region. It involves professional athletes and sports enthusiasts from all over the region. No matter how the match ends, Alexandra Goryachkina has already become a heroine of Yamal sport and an example to follow.