FIDE Women’s World Championship 2017 2017-02-11 – 2017-03-04

FIDE Women’s World Championship 2017

2017-02-11 – 2017-03-04

Hoang, Thanh Trang HUN GM 2468

The 2017 FIDE Women’s World Championship, held from February 10 to March 5 in Tehran, Iran, features 64 players in a series of knockout matches. The early rounds are two games each, plus a tiebreak if necessary. The final is a match of four games, plus a possible tiebreak, and the winner will be declared Women’s World Champion.

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Hoang, Thanh Trang HUN GM 2468

The prize fund is USD $450,000 with the winner taking home $60,000. Players receive 90 minutes for the first 40 moves followed by 30 minutes for the rest of the game with a 30 seconds per move from move one. The tiebreaks consist of two rapid games (25 min + 10 sec increment), then if necessary, two additional 10 + 10 games,  two blitz games (5 + 3) and finally, if the tie persists, a single Armageddon game (5 minutes for White, 4 minutes for Black with draw odds.) Official website: tehran2017.fide.com/en/main-page

 

Date Event Time
10 February Arrival
10 February Opening 18:00
11-13 February Round 1 15:00
14-16 February Round 2 15:00
17-19 February Round 3 15:00
20-22 February Round 4 15:00
23-25 February Round 5 15:00
26 February Free Day
27 February –
3 March
Round 6 (Final) 15:00
4 March Closing Ceremony 20:00
5 March Departure
Players
FIDE ID Name Fed. Title Rating**
8603006 Ju, Wenjun CHN GM 2583
14111330 Muzychuk, Anna UKR GM 2558
4128125 Kosteniuk, Alexandra RUS GM 2549
5015197 Harika, Dronavalli IND GM 2539
13601903 Dzagnidze, Nana GEO GM 2525
4167570 Gunina, Valentina RUS GM 2524
2902257 Stefanova, Antoaneta BUL GM 2512
8601283 Zhao, Xue CHN GM 2505
8603642 Tan, Zhongyi CHN WGM 2502
13602993 Batsiashvili, Nino GEO IM 2492
4147855 Pogonina, Natalija RUS WGM 2487
8603162 Shen, Yang CHN IM 2479
4641833 Paehtz, Elisabeth GER IM 2468
12400149 Hoang, Thanh Trang HUN GM 2468
4147103 Goryachkina, Aleksandra RUS WGM 2466
4181751 Bodnaruk, Anastasia RUS IM 2463
4195752 Girya, Olga RUS WGM 2458
13601458 Javakhishvili, Lela GEO IM 2455
1700030 Cramling, Pia SWE GM 2454
12512214 Khademalsharieh, Sarasadat IRI IM 2452
1106619 Socko, Monika POL GM 2452
8602689 Huang, Qian CHN WGM 2451
14101513 Zhukova, Natalia UKR GM 2447
14110911 Ushenina, Anna UKR GM 2444
13300210 Danielian, Elina ARM GM 2444
4130189 Atalik, Ekaterina TUR IM 2435
13300601 Mkrtchian, Lilit ARM IM 2431
13602640 Khotenashvili, Bela GEO GM 2430
13700090 Saduakassova, Dinara KAZ WGM 2428
4116704 Kovalevskaya, Ekaterina RUS IM 2423
3801934 Cori T., Deysi PER WGM 2422
7101937 Sukandar, Irine Kharisma INA IM 2421
8600546 Zhu, Chen QAT GM 2419
4198026 Kashlinskaya, Alina RUS IM 2418
14101181 Gaponenko, Inna UKR IM 2407
4149351 Nechaeva, Marina RUS IM 2406
4132190 Zimina, Olga ITA IM 2406
8608466 Ni, Shiqun CHN WGM 2399
13602446 Melia, Salome GEO IM 2394
5029295 Padmini, Rout IND IM 2387
13505211 Ziaziulkina, Nastassia BLR IM 2386
13600320 Khurtsidze, Nino GEO IM 2383
4180917 Charochkina, Daria RUS IM 2383
4196872 Savina, Anastasia RUS IM 2372
13602888 Guramishvili, Sopiko GEO IM 2369
322750 Nemcova, Katerina USA WGM 2359
12401226 Pham, Le Thao Nguyen VIE IM 2351
1200496 Foisor, Cristina-Adela* ROU IM 2349
12505951 Hejazipour, Mitra IRI WGM 2307
8600201 Zhai, Mo CHN WGM 2304
12502014 Pourkashiyan, Atousa IRI WGM 2303
14123622 Buksa, Nataliya UKR WGM 2300
3501418 Arribas Robaina, Maritza CUB WGM 2295
505161 Zhou, Qiyu CAN FM 2287
13601440 Gvetadze, Sofio GEO IM 2285
1212915 Foisor, Sabina-Francesca USA WGM 2270
118702 Martinez, Ayelen ARG WIM 2255
3503950 Marrero Lopez, Yaniet CUB WGM 2255
11602252 Ni, Viktorija USA WIM 2199
10605908 Mona, Khaled EGY WGM 2150
10202587 Shamima, Akter Liza BAN WIM 2077
7901798 Latreche, Sabrina ALG WIM 2057
7900970 Mezioud, Amina ALG WIM 2055
3203794 Lane, Nancy L AUS WIM 1902

* Player is deceased ** January 2017 rating

 

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