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GM Ju Wenjun is the Women’s World Chess Champion

Author: Maria Fragaki

Women’s World Chess Champion Ju Wenjun defended her title against GM Lei Tingjie after winning the last game of the Women’s World Chess Championship. Full report coming soon.

Photos: Stev Bonhage / FIDE

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The 2023 FIDE Women’s World Championship stands as the most significant women’s over-the-board event this year. GM Ju Wenjun, the defending women’s world champion, competes against GM Lei Tingjie, the challenger, in the battle for the prestigious world champion title. Commencing on July 5, the championship offers a substantial prize fund of €500,000.

Watch Game 12

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