In Khanty-Mansiysk, where the 2018 world Cup on chess among women, on Friday, November 9, was played the first classic games of the 1/8 finals.
As previously reported, before this stage is reached two Ukrainian women – sisters Muzychuk.
Anna Muzychuk continued the winning streak, beating the white ex-world champion Antoaneta Stefanova from Bulgaria.
In turn, Maria Muzychuk, playing with black against Mobin Alysa from Iran, was frankly a losing position, but miraculously managed to defend a draw.
Note that on Saturday, November 10, will be the second party of the 1/8 finals of the world Cup chess.
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