Game 11 saw China’s Ju Wenjun and Russia’s Aleksandra Goryachkina play to a 40-move draw in a Bishops of opposite colors and pawn endgame. See “Game 11” below.
Besides needing to win Game 12 to reach the Tiebreak format, if she wins, Aleksandra will face a higher rated opponent in Ju Wenjun in Rapid Chess and Blitz Chess games.
Aleksandra, playing the black pieces, just played 15. …f6.
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