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WIM Zhang Xiaowen wins the women Asian Continental Chess Championship

Chinese women dominate the event

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WIM Zhang Xiaowen

WIM Zhang Xiaowen won the women section of the Asian Continental Chess Championship by a full point ahead of competition. WIM Zhang Xiaowen was leading through the whole event and finished with 9,0/11 without losing a single game.

To make the Chinese party full, the silver and bronze medals were taken by WGM Huang Qian with 8,0/11 and WFM Ding Yixin with 7,5/11.

Indian players had ups and downs in their performance, leading to slightly worse results than expected. WGM Meenakshi Subbaraman took fourth place after defeating compatriot WGM Mohota Nisha. She was deprived of a higher standing by IM Tania Sachdev, who defeated WGM Meenakshi Subbaraman in round 2 to finish 10th with 6,5/10. WGM Karavade Eesha was 8th with 7,0, while the Indian champion WGM Kruttika Nadig finished 31st with 5,0.

As we warned yous everal months ago, the fresh talent in Asia WFM Chardine Cheradee Camacho held strong players to spoil their performance. She had a notable win against WIM Bui Kim Le and draws against WIM Le Kieu Thien Kim, WGM Huang Qian, and WGM Nguyen Thi Thanh An to finish with 5,5 points.

Final standings

1 WIM Zhang Xiaowen CHN 2340 9

2 WGM Huang Qian CHN 2410 8

3 WFM Ding Yixin CHN 2281 7.5

4 WGM Meenakshi Subbaraman IND 2303 7.5

5 WGM Zhang Jilin CHN 2335 7

6 Ju Wenjun CHN 2454 7

7 WGM Munguntuul Batkhuyag MGL 2440 7

8 WGM Karavade Eesha IND 2359 7

9 WGM Hoang Thi Bao Tram VIE 2239 6.5

10 IM Tania Sachdev IND 2423 6.5

11 WGM Sukandar Irine Kharisma INA 2300 6.5

12 GM Zhu Chen QAT 2491 6.5

13 WGM Nguyen Thi Thanh An VIE 2324 6.5

14 WIM Xu Tong CHN 2231 6.5

15 WIM Pourkashiyan Atousa IRI 2273 6.5

16 WGM Gu Xiaobing CHN 2336 6

17 WGM Le Thanh Tu VIE 2326 6

18 WIM Muminova Nafisa UZB 2212 6

19 WFM Dang Bich Ngoc VIE 2185 6

20 WFM Le Thi Phuong Lien VIE 2216 6

21 WGM Swathi Ghate IND 2330 5.5

22 WFM Camacho Chardine Cheradee PHI 2166 5.5

23 Xu Huahua CHN 2093 5.5

24 Lkhamsuren Uuganbayar MGL 2038 5.5

25 WIM Le Kieu Thien Kim VIE 2277 5.5

26 Wang Xiaohui CHN 2265 5.5

27 WGM Mohota Nisha IND 2304 5

28 WFM Tay Li-Jin Jeslin SIN 2068 5

29 WFM Cua Sherily PHI 2143 5

30 WIM Ghader Pour Shayesteh IRI 2156 5

31 WGM Nadig Kruttika IND 2361 5

32 Salvador Aices PHI 2040 5

33 WIM Bui Kim Le VIE 2165 5

34 Guo Qi CHN 2147 5

35 Sun Fanghui CHN 2146 4.5

36 WFM Shamima Akter Liza BAN 2125 4.5

37 WFM Perena Catherine PHI 2184 4.5

38 WIM Mendoza Beverly PHI 2045 4.5

39 WFM Nguyen Thi Mai Hung VIE 2295 4

40 Li Panru CHN 2146 4

41 Bernales Christy Lamiel PHI 2041 4

42 Docena Jedara PHI 1999 4

43 WFM Khademalsharieh Sarasadat IRI 1806 3.5

44 Jose Rulp Ylem PHI 2054 3.5

45 Suede Mikee Charlene PHI 0 3

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