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Elena Akhmilovskaya
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Thursday, November 22, 2012 11:23
Elena Bronislavovna Akhmilovskaya passed away in Kirksland, Washington, U.S.A., on 18 November 2012 after a long and serious illness. Born 11 March 1957 in Leningrad, she was only 55 years old. According to the New York Times, her husband Georgi Orlov has said the cause was brain cancer. She also leaves a daughter, Donna, and a son, Nicholas. Our...
Dzagnidze beats Cramling in playoff, wins ACP Women Cup
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Thursday, February 23, 2012 10:17
Nana Dzagnidze of Georgia won the ACP Women Cup in Tbilisi, Georgia on Tuesday after beating Pia Cramling of Sweden in a blitz playoff. Both ladies had finished on 8/11 in the rapid event, half a point ahead of Kateryna Lahno.  Nana Dzagnidze receives the first prize - here together with (L-R) President of ACP, Emil Sutovky, Director General of...
Anna Muzychuk leads ACP Women Cup after five rounds
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Monday, February 20, 2012 8:06
Top seed Anna Muzychuk had a good start in Tbilisi, Georgia where she is leading the ACP Women Cup after five rounds. The Ukrainian born IM, who has been playing for Slovenia since 2004, scored 4.5/5 while Kateryna Lahno and Pia Cramling are trailing by half a point. The ACP Women Cup is one of the strongest rapid events for women ever held, with...