Prague: Hou Yifan Did Not Lose to David Navara in "Classic" and Got Upper Hand in Blitz (PHOTOS and GAMES)

Время публикации: 16.06.2013 13:29 | Последнее обновление: 16.06.2013 13:31

All of the four classic games of the match between David Navara and Hou Yifan ended in a draw.

In order to identify who will get the traditional cup, a mini-match of two blitz games was appointed.

Rivals exchanged strikes, and the Chinese player turned out to be stronger in Armageddon. Lightning fast games were full of mistakes, and none of them lasted more than 21 moves.

Hou Yifan took the trophy from Prague with her.

See all the games of the match - both classic and blitz.

[Event "ИEZ Chess Trophy 2013"] [Site "Prague"] [Date "2013.06.11"] [Round "1"] [White "Yifan, Hou"] [Black "Navara, David"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [ECO "B84"] [WhiteElo "2595"] [BlackElo "2707"] [PlyCount "130"] [EventDate "2013.??.??"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be2 e6 7. O-O Be7 8. f4 Qc7 9. Kh1 O-O 10. a4 Nc6 11. Be3 Re8 12. Bf3 Rb8 13. Qd2 Bd7 14. Nb3 b6 15. Bf2 Bc8 16. Bg3 Nd7 17. Rae1 Na5 18. e5 Nxb3 19. cxb3 dxe5 20. fxe5 Bb7 21. Ne4 Bxe4 22. Bxe4 a5 23. Qf4 Rf8 24. Rf3 b5 25. Bh4 Nc5 26. Rg3 g6 27. Bxe7 Qxe7 28. axb5 Rxb5 29. Bc2 Rb4 30. Qh6 Rh4 31. Qd2 Qd8 32. Qc3 Na6 33. Rd3 Qb8 34. Rd6 Rc8 35. Qxa5 Kg7 36. Rb6 Qc7 37. Qxa6 Qxc2 38. Qf1 Qf5 39. Qxf5 gxf5 40. h3 Rc2 41. Rb7 Rh6 42. Rd1 Rg6 43. g4 fxg4 44. Rf1 gxh3 45. Rfxf7+ Kh6 46. Rxh7+ Kg5 47. Rxh3 Kf4 48. Rb4+ Kxe5 49. Re3+ Kd6 50. Rd3+ Ke7 51. Re4 Rxb2 52. Rde3 Rc2 53. Re2 Rc5 54. b4 Rh5+ 55. Rh2 Rhg5 56. Rhe2 Kd6 57. Rd2+ Kc6 58. Ree2 Kb5 59. Re4 e5 60. Rd5+ Kc6 61. Rc5+ Kd6 62. Rh4 Rg1+ 63. Kh2 R1g2+ 64. Kh1 Rb2 65. Ra5 Rb1+ 1/2-1/2 [Event "ИEZ Chess Trophy 2013"] [Site "?"] [Date "2013.06.12"] [Round "2"] [White "Navara, David"] [Black "Hou, Yifan"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteElo "2707"] [BlackElo "2595"] [PlyCount "81"] [EventDate "2013.??.??"] 1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. cxd5 exd5 5. Bf4 c6 6. e3 Ne7 7. Qb3 Bd6 8. Bxd6 Qxd6 9. Bd3 b6 10. Nf3 Ba6 11. Bxa6 Nxa6 12. O-O O-O 13. Rac1 Nc7 14. Rfe1 Ne6 15. Qa4 Rac8 16. b4 Rc7 17. Rc2 Rfc8 18. Rec1 h6 19. Ne5 Nf5 20. Nd3 Ng5 21. Qb3 Ne6 22. Qb1 Qd8 23. a4 Qg5 24. Ne2 Nd6 25. Ne5 c5 26. Nf3 Qd8 27. dxc5 bxc5 28. b5 Nc4 29. Qa1 Rd7 30. Ne5 Nxe5 31. Qxe5 d4 32. exd4 Nxd4 33. Nxd4 Rxd4 34. h3 Rxa4 35. Rxc5 Rxc5 36. Rxc5 Rd4 37. Kh2 Rd7 38. Qf4 Qf8 39. Rc6 Qe7 40. Rc8+ Rd8 41. Qc7 1/2-1/2 [Event "ИEZ Chess Trophy 2013"] [Site "?"] [Date "2013.06.13"] [Round "3"] [White "Hou, Yifan"] [Black "Navara, David"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteElo "2595"] [BlackElo "2707"] [PlyCount "67"] [EventDate "2013.??.??"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 a6 6. Be3 e6 7. Be2 Qc7 8. g4 d5 9. exd5 Bb4 10. Qd3 Nxd5 11. Bd2 Nxc3 12. Bxc3 Bxc3+ 13. Qxc3 Qxc3+ 14. bxc3 Nd7 15. O-O-O Nc5 16. Bf3 Bd7 17. Nb3 Rc8 18. Nxc5 Rxc5 19. Bxb7 Bb5 20. Rd6 Ke7 21. Rhd1 h5 22. a4 Bxa4 23. Rxa6 Bb5 24. Ra5 hxg4 25. c4 Rxc4 26. Rxb5 Rxh2 27. Ba6 Ra4 28. Rb7+ Kf6 29. Rdd7 Rxa6 30. Rxf7+ Ke5 31. Rb5+ Kd6 32. Rg5 Ra1+ 33. Kb2 Rf1 34. Rgxg7 1/2-1/2 [Event "ИEZ Chess Trophy 2013"] [Site "?"] [Date "2013.06.14"] [Round "4"] [White "Navara, David"] [Black "Hou , Yifan"] [Result "1/2-1/2"] [WhiteElo "2707"] [BlackElo "2595"] [PlyCount "102"] [EventDate "2013.??.??"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 e6 6. Be3 a6 7. Be2 Qc7 8. a4 b6 9. f4 Bb7 10. Bf3 Nbd7 11. Qe2 e5 12. O-O-O Rc8 13. Rhe1 h5 14. fxe5 dxe5 15. Nd5 Qc4 16. b3 Qxe2 17. Nxf6+ Nxf6 18. Nxe2 Ba3+ 19. Kb1 Nxe4 20. Bxb6 Bb4 21. Rg1 g5 22. Kb2 g4 23. Bxe4 Bxe4 24. c3 Rh6 25. a5 Rd6 26. Rxd6 Bxd6 27. c4 Ke7 28. Kc3 Ke6 29. b4 f5 30. c5 Be7 31. Re1 h4 32. g3 hxg3 33. hxg3 Kf6 34. Kc4 Bb7 35. b5 axb5+ 36. Kxb5 Bc6+ 37. Kc4 Rh8 38. a6 Rh2 39. a7 Kf7 40. Nc1 Rc2+ 41. Kb4 Bf6 42. Nb3 e4 43. Na5 Ba8 44. c6 Bc3+ 45. Kb3 Bxe1 46. Kxc2 Ke7 47. Nc4 Bxc6 48. Ne3 Ke6 49. Bc7 Bb4 50. Bb8 Bc5 51. Kd2 Bxe3+ 1/2-1/2 [Event "Cez Chess Trophy 2013 Blitz 1"] [White "Yifan, Hou"] [Black "Navara, David"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B53"] [PlyCount "39"] [SourceDate "2013.06.16"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Qxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 Nc6 6. Bb5 Nd7 7. Bxc6 bxc6 8. e5 Qb6 9. exd6 Qxd4 10. Nxd4 exd6 11. Nxc6 Bb7 12. Na5 Bxg2 13. Rg1 Bh3 14. Bf4 Ne5 15. O-O-O f6 16. Nb5 Kd7 17. Bxe5 fxe5 18. Nxd6 Bxd6 19. Nc4 Ke7 20. Rxd6 1-0 [Event "Cez Chess Trophy Blitz 2"] [White "Navara, David"] [Black "Yifan, Hou"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B76"] [PlyCount "37"] 1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 g6 6. Be3 Bg7 7. f3 Nc6 8. Qd2 O-O 9. O-O-O d5 10. Qe1 Be6 11. h4 Qa5 12. Nb3 Qd8 13. h5 Rc8 14. hxg6 fxg6 15. exd5 Nxd5 16. Qh4 Rf7 17. Qxh7+ Kf8 18. Bh6 Ncb4 19. Qh8# 1-0 [Event "Cez Chess Trophy Blitz-Armageddon"] [White "Navara, David"] [Black "Yifan, Hou"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "C17"] [PlyCount "42"] 1. e4 e6 2. d4 d5 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. e5 c5 5. Bd2 Ne7 6. a3 Bxc3 7. Bxc3 cxd4 8. Bxd4 O-O 9. f4 b6 10. Nf3 Ba6 11. Bd3 Bxd3 12. cxd3 Nbc6 13. O-O Qd7 14. Bf2 Rac8 15. Qa4 Nxe5 16. Qxd7 Nxd7 17. Rac1 Rxc1 18. Rxc1 Rc8 19. Rxc8+ Nxc8 20. Nd4 Nc5 21. f5 e5 0-1


  


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