6 September 2011, Kuala Lumpur – The Week In Chess reports on the upcoming 2nd Women’s Grand Prix taking place 7-19 September 2011 in Shenzen.
The Week In Chess said that ” The event was pushed back a week from the original start date to give Women's World Champion Hou Yifan the best chance of participation. She was in the FIDE World Cup but was eliminated in the first round.
Other participants: Ju Wenjun, Victorija Cmilyte (winner of the Women's Botvinnik Memorial), Zhu Chen, Anna Muzychuk, Betul Cemre Yildiz, Munguntuul Batkhuyag, Elina Danielian, Alisa Galliamova, Ruan Lufei and Ekaterina Kovalevskaya. Games start at 3pm local time, 8am UK. Rd1 on Wednesday 7th August 2011.”
Links:Shenzhen FIDE Women's Grand Prix 2011 (Shenzhen CHN)
Wed 7th Sep 2011 - Tue 20th Sep 2011 - Official Site - Live