Antoaneta Stefanova wins Women's World Rapid Championship 2012 Print
Monday, 04 June 2012 12:56
Women's World Rapid Championship 2012 has finished in Batumi, Georgia on 3rd of June 2012. The event was organized and conducted by the ACP and the Georgian Chess Federation and approved by FIDE.

After 11 rounds of tough and uncompromised fight Bulgarian GM Antoaneta Stefanova became the Women's World Rapid Champion-2012.

In the last day of the tournament she made two draws against Anna Muzychuk and Harika Dronavalli and finished the tournament half a point ahead of the closest pursuers.

Russian GM Alexandra Kosteniuk is second and Indian player Humpy Koneru placed third.

The Women's World Blitz Championship will held from 4th till 5th of June and after 15 rounds of play the World Blitz Champion among women will be decided.

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