ARMENIAN GM TO COMPETE WITH CHINESE FEMALE CHAMPION

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Aug 1, 2011
Armenia

YEREVAN. - Armenian GM Sergei Movsesian will face acting female world
chess champion GM Yifan Hou from China in the first round of World
Cup 2011 held in Khanty-Mansiysk.

Another Armenian GM Vladimir Akopian will compete with GM Parimarjan
Negi from India, while GM Arman Pashikian - with GM Radoslaw Wojtaszek
from Poland.

A total of 128 chess players will participate in the World Cup 2011,
fide.com reports.