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Hou Yifan, still the World Champion, at the drawing of lots on Saturday
Sunday, November 11, 2012 11:57
The Women's World Champion started today in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia. Last night the opening ceremony took place, and while we're writing this, the first round is under way. Hou Yifan of China is defending her title in a 64-player knockout tournament.  Hou Yifan, still the World Champion, at the drawing of lots on Saturday | Photos courtesy of the...