Nana Dzagnidze claims first place at Women’s European Chess Championship
22 April, 2017
Nana Dzagnidze claims first place at Women’s European Chess Championship
Nana Dzagnidze is the individual winner of Women’s European Chess Championship held in Riga, Latvia.
Today, on April 22, Dzagnidze drew with a Russian player Natalia Pogonina, which means she accumulated 8.5 points and became unreachable for other participants.

Earlier, on the day 10, Dzagnidze defeated Monika Socko from Poland, which gave her a decisive half-point gap from her closest rival Alexandra Goriachkina from Russia.

It should be noted that this is the first time that a Georgian chess player
became the winner of Women’s European Championship.
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