Hou Yifan beats Ju Wenjun to lead First Women's Masters
The top seeds collided in round four, and in that game it was reigning women's world champion who took the full point. This put 17-year-old Hou Yifan a full point ahead of the field. In round five that narrowed to half a point. Hou is now followed by fourth seed WGM Shen Yang and surprise ninth seed WGM Gu Xiaobing, who defeated GM Zhao Xue in round four.
Posted: Thu 21 Apr 2011