The closing ceremony of the World Women’s Chess Championship match was held on the morning of 23rd September in the Taizhou Hotel.

Among the guests were Continental President from Americas Jorge Vega, FIDE Vice President Nizar Ali Elhaj, David Jarett, vice-president of Chinese Olympic Committee and Assistant Director of National Sports Bureau, Xiao Min, General Secretary of Chinese Chess Assosiation GM Ye Jiangchuan, Delegate & Vice General Secretary Mrs. Abigail Tian, the organizers and sponsors from “China Medical Center”

Mrs. Xiao Min officially сlosed the Women’s World Championship Match 2013.

Congratulations to Hou Yifan and Anna Ushenina.

Photos by Anastasya Karlovich

Hou Yifan

Women’s World Champion Hou Yifan

Anna Ushenina

Anna Ushenina

FIDE Women's World Chess Championship Match closing 1

FIDE Women's World Chess Championship Match 2

Xiao Min and Hou Yifan

Hou Yifan

Hou Yifan interviewed

Anna Ushenina

Anna Ushenina interviewed