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🏆 Blitz World Championship (Women) (2018) Chess Event Description
The 2018 King Salman FIDE Women's World Blitz Championship was a 17-round Swiss open taking place in St. Petersburg, Russia from 29-30 December. The prize fund was $150,000, with $40,000 for 1st place. Time control: 3 minutes per player for all the moves, with a 2-second increment per move from move 1. Monetary prizes to be shared equally among tied players. If there was a tie for 1st place, the top 2 players would play a playoff match. This match would include 2 games played with a time control of 3 minute ... [more]

Player: Alexandra Kosteniuk

 page 1 of 1; 17 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Kosteniuk vs Lagno  0-1622018Blitz World Championship (Women)C50 Giuoco Piano
2. Kosteniuk vs G Mammadova  1-0612018Blitz World Championship (Women)B06 Robatsch
3. T Maletina vs Kosteniuk  0-1662018Blitz World Championship (Women)A45 Queen's Pawn Game
4. D Drozdova vs Kosteniuk  ½-½962018Blitz World Championship (Women)D30 Queen's Gambit Declined
5. A Bodnaruk vs Kosteniuk  0-1502018Blitz World Championship (Women)C45 Scotch Game
6. P Guichard vs Kosteniuk  1-0302018Blitz World Championship (Women)D02 Queen's Pawn Game
7. Kosteniuk vs M R Nechaeva  1-0302018Blitz World Championship (Women)A07 King's Indian Attack
8. Kosteniuk vs Thi Kim Phung Vo  1-0702018Blitz World Championship (Women)C01 French, Exchange
9. Kosteniuk vs Tan Zhongyi  ½-½502018Blitz World Championship (Women)B07 Pirc
10. Kosteniuk vs N Batsiashvili  1-0522018Blitz World Championship (Women)B10 Caro-Kann
11. A Bivol vs Kosteniuk  1-0302018Blitz World Championship (Women)A08 King's Indian Attack
12. Kosteniuk vs B Khotenashvili  ½-½672018Blitz World Championship (Women)B10 Caro-Kann
13. T Mamedjarova vs Kosteniuk  0-1522018Blitz World Championship (Women)D44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
14. V Nebolsina vs Kosteniuk  0-1342018Blitz World Championship (Women)C50 Giuoco Piano
15. M Arabidze vs Kosteniuk  0-1712018Blitz World Championship (Women)A04 Reti Opening
16. Kosteniuk vs I Gaponenko  0-1572018Blitz World Championship (Women)A37 English, Symmetrical
17. Kosteniuk vs P Shuvalova  0-1762018Blitz World Championship (Women)B10 Caro-Kann
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  sonia91: Just like her childhood friend Sergey Karjakin two years ago, after finishing as runner-up in the classical world championship, Kateryna Alexandrovna Lahno wins the blitz championship.

Sarasadat Khademalsharieh manages to win the silver medal both in the King Salman Rapid World Championship (Women) (2018) and the blitz championship, great performance by her!

Tingjie Lei takes the bronze medal, after winnnig the silver in the women's rapid championhip last year.

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