The 11th Weekend Sale

The weekend is here! As usual, there are many offers on all phases – opening, middlegame and endgame!

Endgames:

1. 20 examples on Bishop + 5 pawns versus B + 4 pawns – US$ 7

2. 20 examples on Knight + 4 pawns versus Bishop + 3 pawns – US$ 7

3. 20 examples on Pawn endgame – 4 pawns versus 3 – US$ 7

4. 20 examples on Q endgame – Q + 1 pawn versus Q – US$ 7

5. 20 examples on Q endgame – Q + 2 pawns versus Q – US$ 7

Middlegame:

1. 20 examples on “Provocation” for US$ 7

2. 20 examples on “Space advantage” for US$ 7

3. 20 examples on “Good/Bad exchanges” for US$ 7

4. 20 examples on “Outpost” for US$ 7

5. 20 examples on “Pawn sacrifice for Initiative” for US$ 7

Openings:

Benoni – US$ 20

Budapest Gambit – US$ 10

Modern + Pirc – US$ 20

Russian Game (Petroff) – US$ 15

Scotch Game – US$ 15

For questions about payment or anything else, please e-mail me at yelena@yelenadembo.com.

FIDE Women’s Grand Prix – Sharjah 2014

Ju Wenjun

Ju Wenjun


(Photo taken from the official site)

Ju Wenjun is leading with 3.5 out of 4, Ushenina, Hou, Harika and Tuvshintungs are on 3.

Results of the 4th round

GM Zhao Xue 2508 ½ – ½ GM Harika Dronavalli 2521
GM Koneru Humpy 2598 0 – 1 GM Hou Yifan 2661
GM Kosintseva Tatiana 2494 ½ – ½ WGM Muminova Nafisa 2315
GM Ushenina Anna 2487 1 – 0 WGM L’ami Alina 2446
GM Zhu Chen 2461 0 – 1 WGM Batchimeg Tuvshintugs 2346
WGM Ju Wenjun 2559 1 – 0 GM Danielian Elina 2490

Games of the round

Today is a rest day!

Pairings of the 5th round

GM Danielian Elina 2490 - GM Zhao Xue 2508
WGM Batchimeg Tuvshintugs 2346 - WGM Ju Wenjun 2559
WGM L’ami Alina 2446 - GM Zhu Chen 2461
WGM Muminova Nafisa 2315 - GM Ushenina Anna 2487
GM Hou Yifan 2661 - GM Kosintseva Tatiana 2494
GM Harika Dronavalli 2521 - GM Koneru Humpy 2598

Official Site.

FIDE Women’s Grand Prix – Sharjah 2014

Ju-Zhao

Ju-Zhao


(Photo taken from the official site)

Harika and Ju lead with 2.5 out of 3. Four players share 3rd place.

Results of the 3rd round

Hou Yifan 1.5 1/2 2 Harika
Ju Wenjun 1.5 1-0 1.5 Zhao Xue
Tuvshintugs 1.5 1/2 1.5 Ushenina
Muminova 0 1/2 1 Koneru
L’Ami 0 0-1 1 Kosintseva
Danielian 0.5 1-0 0 Zhu Chen

Games of the round

Pairings of the 4th round

GM Zhao Xue 2508 - GM Harika Dronavalli 2521
GM Koneru Humpy 2598 - GM Hou Yifan 2661
GM Kosintseva Tatiana 2494 - WGM Muminova Nafisa 2315
GM Ushenina Anna 2487 - WGM L’ami Alina 2446
GM Zhu Chen 2461 - WGM Batchimeg Tuvshintugs 2346
WGM Ju Wenjun 2559 - GM Danielian Elina 2490

Official Site.