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Yifan Hou vs Zoltan Almasi
Tradewise Gibraltar (2012), Catalan Bay GIB, rd 3, Jan-26
Spanish Game: Berlin Defense. Berlin Wall J. Rogers Line (C67)  ·  1-0


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Jan-26-12  Blunderdome: Nice game by Yifan.
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  Gilmoy: <22..Ra4> and Knight forks will bedevil him into troubled sleep.

<28.f5> and the l'Hermets have become the Sh'lin warrior monks on jetskis. Not Black's day.

Jan-26-12  Rrrto2005: Nice game, Hou!
Jan-26-12  waustad: Tomorrow he gets Pia Cramling.
Jan-26-12  Shams: Hou's first 2700 scalp?
Jan-26-12  dusk: Is <30..Rc3> a blunder?
Jan-26-12  Blunderdome: <Shams> nope.

Yifan Hou vs Sasikiran, 2009

Yifan Hou vs Vallejo-Pons, 2009

And she's beaten a number of former 2700s who were under their peak rating at the time, including Short and (in rapid) Naiditsch and Karpov.

Jan-27-12  maelith: Good win by Yifan, beating a strong player Almasi.
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