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World Women Chess Championship: Dronavalli Harika in Semifinals; Koneru Humpy Forces Tie-Breaker

World Women Chess Championship: Dronavalli Harika in Semifinals; Koneru Humpy Forces Tie-Breaker

Dronavalli Harika won a close game with white pieces that was always within the boundaries of a draw. However, the Indian persisted in the drawn rook and pawns endgame and was rewarded post the fourth hour in the longest game of the quarterfinals thus far.