Harika loses first tie-breaker in World Women's Chess semis

Indian chess Grandmaster (GM) Harika Dronavalli on Tuesday lost against Ukraine Women GM (WGM) Mariya Muzychuk in 38 moves in the first tie-break game of the World Women's Chess Championship 2015 semi-finals at Sochi in Russia.

IANS| Last Updated: Mar 31, 2015, 20:06 PM IST
Harika loses first tie-breaker in World Women's Chess semis

Chennai: Indian chess Grandmaster (GM) Harika Dronavalli on Tuesday lost against Ukraine Women GM (WGM) Mariya Muzychuk in 38 moves in the first tie-break game of the World Women's Chess Championship 2015 semi-finals at Sochi in Russia.

The other tie-break game between Russian WGM Natalija Pogonina and Swedish GM Pia Cramling ended in a draw.

The second tie-breaker game was slated for later Tuesday.