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March 11th, 2009

Alexandra Kosteniukat is in the 2008 Britannica Yearbook

We just received today the new Encyclopedia Britannica Book of the Year 2009, with the main events of the year 2008. We are pleased to report that, according to the Encyclopedia Britannica, the most notable event of the 18th of September 2008 was that Alexandra became world chess champion after defeating Hou Yifan of China 2.5-1.5 in the final round of the three-week tournament.




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