The Super Final to take place in Moscow
The Super Final of the Russian Women Chess Championship is taking place 16-27 November in Moscow. It is a round robin event with 12 participants and a prize fund close to 50 000 USD. 11 rounds will be played with time control 90 minutes for the first 40 moves, and 30 minutes to the end, with 30 seconds increment starting at move 1. Rounds are played daily as the 22nd is rest day.
After the competition, Alexandra Kosteniuk, Tatiana Kosintseva, Natalia Pogonina, and Tatiana Shadrina are going to participate at the Women World Chess Championship.