Feb 142016

The third round was by far less peaceful than the five draws and one decisive game might suggest. Natalija Pogonina drew with Black against Ju Wenjun, thus maintaining her sole lead. By a funny coincidence, three games of round three ended in a three-fold repetition. In the only decisive game, Zhao Xue – Nino Batsiashvili, White won after sacrificing a pawn and then a piece!
Tehran WGP Rd3: Zhao Xue is the winner of the day
Source: Chess News