Ju Wenjun strikes again as the reigning Chess Champ blundered early

The chess match is played from May 2-20 in two halves, the first in Shanghai, the latter in Chongqing

​Ju, Wenjun (CHN) - Tan, Zhongyi (CHN)

1 d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 Nf6 4. g3 dxc4 5. Bg2 Nc6 6. O-O Rb8 7. Nc3 b5 8. Ne5 Nxe5 9. dxe5 Nd7 10. Qc2 Bb7 11. Bxb7 Rxb7 12. Rd1 Be7 13. Qe4 Qc8 14. Qg4 g5 15. Qh5 Nc5 16. Bxg5 c6 17. Rd4 Rd7 18. Bxe7 Kxe7 19. Qh4+ Ke8 20. Rad1 Qd8 21. Qf4 Rxd4 22. Rxd4 Qb6 23. Rd6 Rf8 24. Ne4 Nxe4 25. Qxe4 Qb7 26. Rxc6 Kd7 27. Qd4+ 1-0

The score of the Women’s World Chess Championship is now 2.5 - 0.5 in favor of Ju Wenjun.

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