The Weekly Show: The ongoing Battle of the Sexes

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2/2/2022 – In his "Weekly Show" Lawrence Trent, who is currently in Gibraltar to commentate the games of the "Battle of the Sexes" with Irina Bulmaga, looks at highlights from this entertaining event. | Lawrence’s show is available on-demand with a ChessBase Premium Account. You can register a Premium account here

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Lawrence focuses on the game Krysa-Stefanova, which "was an important win for the former Women’s World Champion who was unfortunately struck by covid and had to miss most of the tournament. Her win however keeps the women’s chances alive though they need a huge win in round 9 for that to be realistic."

But first a warm-up: The position below is from the game Rosen-Mammadzada. In this ending White obviously has great winning chances but has to be careful. What is the best way to proceed?


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