Khanty-Mansiysk Women’s World Chess Championship 2012: Hou Yifan-Monika Socko 0-1

The Women’s World Chess Championship 2012 in Khanty Mansiysk witnessed shocking results in Round 2. Women’s World Chess Champion won the first game of the round by beating Monika Socko as expected. But, Socko returned to beat Yifan in the second game with Black taking the match into tiebreak. Socko won the tiebreak thereafter, knocking out Hou Yifan from the Championship and going down in Women’s chess history for creating one of the biggest upsets. Read report on Chess Blog. Run the nice game with Chess King.

Hou, Yifan – Socko, Monika

Result: 0-1
Site: Khanty-Mansiysk
Date: 2012.11.16

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