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The best player of the competition was Valentina Gunina. Despite her forfeit for being 1 minute late, she scored the fantastic 6,5/8. (This was the difference between Gold and Silver as Russia lost by 1/2 tie break point.)

The medals by boards are as follows (special thanks to IM Inna Gaponenko for the information!):

Board 1

Gold Tan Zhongyi 5,5/8 Silver GM Chiburdanidze Maia 4,0/7 Bronze GM Yifan Hou 4,0/7

Board 2

Gold IM Kosintseva Nadezhda 6,5/9 Silver IM Mkrtchian Lilit 6,5/9 Bronze GM Dzagnidze Nana 6,5/9

Board 3

Gold IM Inna Gaponenko 5,5/8 Silver WGM Karavade Eesha 6,0/9 Bronze IM Dworakowska Joanna 4,5/7

Board 4

Gold WIM Melekhina Alisa 4,0/6 Silver WGM Majdan Joanna 4,5/8 Bronze Romanko Marina 3,0/6

Board 5

Gold WFM Gunina Valentina 6,5/8 Silver WGM Huang Qian 6,0/8 Bronze Zdebska Natalia 4,5/7

Here is the full comprehensive report by Chessdom.

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