MOSCOW, 31 Mar - R-Sport. A citizen of Russia Natalia Pogonina beat Swede Pia Cramling in the tiebreak tournament semifinal of the world chess championship among women, which takes place in Sochi, and reached the final of the tournament.
the final score of the match Pogonina and Cramling - 2, 5-1, 5 in favor of the Russians. Rival Pogonina in the final, which kicks off April 2, will be the winner of the tournament Ukrainka Mariya Muzychuk and Indian women of Harika dronavalli.
The prize Fund of the championship in Sochi is 540 thousand dollars.