Humpy, Harika in second round of World Championship

Koneru Humpy effortlessly defeated Denise Frick of South Africa while D Harika outplayed compatriot Soumya Swaminathan to move to the second round of the World Women`s chess championship, here.

Humpy off to a winning start in World women`s championship

Top rated Grandmaster Koneru Humpy started off with a win with black to stake her claim in the round of 32 in the first round of world women`s chess championship that got underway here.

Easy draw for Humpy in the opener

Grandmaster Koneru Humpy will take on Denise Frick of South Africa in the first round of the World Women`s chess championship here on Saturday.