Women’s Grand Prix Munich 2023: Pairings announced

by Press release
1/24/2023 – The full pairings for every round of the upcoming Women's Grand Prix Munich 2023 have been announced. The second leg of Women’s Grand Prix 2022-23 will take place in Munich from February 1-14, 2022. Twelve players will compete in a round-robin tournament.

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FIDE press release

In each WGP tournament, every player scores WGP points according to her position in the final standings; the winner of the WGP Series is a player who scores the most cumulative points earned in all three WGP tournaments she played.

The participants of WGP Munich received the following starting numbers:

1. GM Elisabeth Paehtz (Germany), 2. GM Alexandra Kosteniuk (FIDE), 3. GM Tan Zhongyi (China), 4. GM Harika Dronavalli (India), 5. GM Zhansaya Abdumalik (Kazakhstan), 6. GM Mariya Muzychuk (Ukraine), 7. GM Anna Muzychuk (Ukraine), 8. GM Nana Dzagnidze (Georgia), 9. GM Humpy Koneru (India), 10. WGM Zhu Jiner (China), 11. IM Alina Kashlinskaya (Poland), 12. WGM Dinara Wagner (Germany)



Full pairings:

February 2
Round I / 3:00 pm

Paehtz Elisabeth – Wagner Dinara
Kosteniuk Alexandra – Kashlinskaya Alina
Tan Zhongyi – Zhu Jiner
Harika Dronavalli – Koneru Humpy
Abdumalik Zhansaya – Dzagnidze Nana
Muzychuk Mariya – Muzychuk Anna

February 3
Round II / 3:00 pm

Wagner Dinara – Muzychuk Anna
Dzagnidze Nana – Muzychuk Mariya
Koneru Humpy – Abdumalik Zhansaya
Zhu Jiner – Harika Dronavalli
Kashlinskaya Alina – Tan Zhongyi
Paehtz Elisabeth – Kosteniuk Alexandra

February 4
Round III / 3:00 pm

Kosteniuk Alexandra – Wagner Dinara
Tan Zhongyi – Paehtz Elisabeth
Harika Dronavalli – Kashlinskaya Alina
Abdumalik Zhansaya – Zhu Jiner
Muzychuk Mariya – Koneru Humpy
Muzychuk Anna – Dzagnidze Nana

February 5
Round IV / 3:00 pm

Wagner Dinara – Dzagnidze Nana
Koneru Humpy – Muzychuk Anna
Zhu Jiner – Muzychuk Mariya
Kashlinskaya Alina – Abdumalik Zhansaya
Paehtz Elisabeth – Harika Dronavalli
Kosteniuk Alexandra – Tan Zhongyi

February 6
Round V / 3:00 pm

Tan Zhongyi – Wagner Dinara
Harika Dronavalli – Kosteniuk Alexandra
Abdumalik Zhansaya – Paehtz Elisabeth
Muzychuk Mariya – Kashlinskaya Alina
Muzychuk Anna – Zhu Jiner
Dzagnidze Nana – Koneru Humpy

February 7
Munich charity chess gala / 6:00 pm

February 8
Round VI / 3:00 pm

Wagner Dinara – Koneru Humpy
Zhu Jiner – Dzagnidze Nana
Kashlinskaya Alina – Muzychuk Anna
Paehtz Elisabeth – Muzychuk Mariya
Kosteniuk Alexandra – Abdumalik Zhansaya
Tan Zhongyi – Harika Dronavalli

February 9
Round VII / 3:00 pm

Harika Dronavalli – Wagner Dinara
Abdumalik Zhansaya – Tan Zhongyi
Muzychuk Mariya – Kosteniuk Alexandra
Muzychuk Anna – Paehtz Elisabeth
Dzagnidze Nana – Kashlinskaya Alina
Koneru Humpy – Zhu Jiner

February 10
Round VIII / 3:00 pm

Wagner Dinara – Zhu Jiner
Kashlinskaya Alina – Koneru Humpy
Paehtz Elisabeth – Dzagnidze Nana
Kosteniuk Alexandra – Muzychuk Anna
Tan Zhongyi – Muzychuk Mariya
Harika Dronavalli – Abdumalik Zhansaya

February 11
Round IX / 3:00 pm

Abdumalik Zhansaya – Wagner Dinara
Muzychuk Mariya – Harika Dronavalli
Muzychuk Anna – Tan Zhongyi
Dzagnidze Nana – Kosteniuk Alexandra
Koneru Humpy – Paehtz Elisabeth
Zhu Jiner – Kashlinskaya Alina

February 12
Round X / 3:00 pm

Wagner Dinara – Kashlinskaya Alina
Paehtz Elisabeth – Zhu Jiner
Kosteniuk Alexandra – Koneru Humpy
Tan Zhongyi – Dzagnidze Nana
Harika Dronavalli – Muzychuk Anna
Abdumalik Zhansaya – Muzychuk Mariya

February 13
Round XI / 1:00 pm

Muzychuk Mariya – Wagner Dinara
Muzychuk Anna – Abdumalik Zhansaya
Dzagnidze Nana – Harika Dronavalli
Koneru Humpy – Tan Zhongyi
Zhu Jiner – Kosteniuk Alexandra
Kashlinskaya Alina – Paehtz Elisabeth

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