The following players have to go into the playoff phase to advance to the 2nd round:
Khotenashvili, Bela (GEO) 1-1 Arribas Robaina, Maritza (CUB)
Ju, Wenjun (CHN) 1-1 Pourkashiyan, Atousa (IRI)
Pogonina, Natalija (RUS) 1-1 Matveeva, Svetlana (RUS)
Foisor, Cristina-Adela (ROU) 1-1 Muzychuk, Mariya (UKR)
Danielian, Elina (ARM) 1-1 Khukhashvili, Sopiko (GEO)
Krush, Irina (USA) 1-1 Li, Ruofan (SIN)
Kovalevskaya, Ekaterina (RUS) 1-1 Galliamova, Alisa (RUS)
Bodnaruk, Anastasia (RUS) 1-1 Javakhishvili, Lela (GEO)
Official website: http://chess2012.ugrasport.com
The tie-breaks begin with two rapid games – 25 minutes + 10 second per move for each player. If these games are tied as well, the players proceed to two blitz games – 5 minutes + 10 seconds per move. And if those do not determine the winner, the players will clash in a sudden death game, in which White has 6 minutes against Black’s 5 minutes, but a draw counts as a victory for Black.
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