Big win for India

India scored an emphatic 4-0 victory over South Africa and jumped to joint second spot after the third round of the World Women’s team chess championship, Mardin, Turkey. Taking it easy, mainstay Koneru Humpy was rested for together battles ahead while D. Harika, Tania Sachdev, Padmini Rout and Sowmya Swaminathan scored fine victories to keep the team in contention for a medal in the premier team event.

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