Chess Grandmaster Champion Hou Yifan Meet & Greet | SF
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Mechanics’ Institute | 57 Post Street, San Francisco, CA
Submitted by the Event Organizer
Come meet 3-time Women’s World Champion Hou Yifan from China, a chess prodigy and the strongest woman chess player on the planet.
Hou Yifan will give a 30 minute lecture followed by a Q&A.
A Rhodes Scholar, Ms. Hou Yifan has world-wide fame as a chess player, representing China in team and Olympic events. She is t, he only woman to regularly compete against the world’s elite in chess, and last year at a tournamen in Grenke, Germany she drew World Champion Magnus Carlsen and defeated his challenger, American Grandmaster Fabiano Caruana.