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Hou Yifan wins fifth leg, Humpy still tops

In spite of a disappointing eighth-place finish in the fifth and the penultimate leg of the FIDE women`s Grand Prix chess tournament, India`s Koneru Humpy is in the top spot, ahead of the winner, Hou Yifan of China, reports Xinhua.

Anna Ushenina is new World women`s chess champion

Anna Ushenina of Ukraine claimed the women`s World Championship crown, defeating Antoaneta Stefanova of Bulgaria in the first set of tie-break games.

World Women`s chess: Anna Ushenina draws first blood

Ukrainian Anna Ushenina stands on the threshold of creating history following an upset victory over Antoaneta Stefanova of Bulgaria.

Harika loses first game of semifinals

Grandmaster D Harika`s title aspirations suffered a major blow as she lost to Antoaneta Stefanova of Bulgaria in the first game of the semifinal of World Women chess championship.