Humpy Koneru

Humpy Koneru India. Born 31 March 1987. Silver medalist of the FIDE Women's Grand Prix series 2009-2011. Challenger at the Women's World Chess Championship Match with Hou Yifan (2011). Winner and prize-winner of many international tournaments.

In 2007 Humpy surpassed Susan Polgar's rating and became the second female chess player in the history who crossed 2600 ELO points. From 2002 to 2008 Humpy possessed the record being the youngest male grandmaster which she had achieved at the age of 15 years, 1 month and 27 days, thus breaking Judit Polgar's previous mark by three months. Later this record was broken by Hou Yifan.

  FIDE Open and Women's World Blitz Championships 2016

  FIDE Women's World Chess Championship 2015 / Fide World Chess Rapid & Blitz Championships 2016