Studies composed by

Alexandra Kosteniuk

(Russia, 23.4.1984)

As FIDE Grandmaster she is famous with good OTB results, but also as fotographed women with Chess as you can see.

With all this she promotes herself but also chess.

These pictures and more can be found on

You may find many other pictures on the Internet.


One of her Quotes:

"A women ca beat any man; it's difficult to imagine any kind of sport where a woman can beat a man. That's why I like chess."

You may best start at her own website:

Also information about her can be found at Wikipedia and Chessbase.

(Her studies with more exact dates, possible corrections and exact details about sources can be found in the

Harold van der Heijden database V (31-12-2015) ).