iran-flagIM Sarasadat Khademalsharieh triumphed in the Iran Women Chess Championship 2015 Finals. She scored 8 points, at least half a point more than any other competitor. IM Khademalsharieh was seeded first for the event and achieved a near perfect game, with only 2 draws and without losing a match. Second place was for WGM Atousa Pourkashiyan, who scored 7.5 points, while third was for WGM Mitra Hedjazipour with a score 6.

24 women participated in the tournament, of which 2 WGMs, 1 IM, 1 WIM and 6 WFM. The 9 round Swiss event was organized by the Tehran Chess Association.

Final standings

Rk. Name Rtg Pts.
1 IM Khademalsharieh Sarasadat 2392 8
2 WGM Pourkashiyan Atousa 2338 8
3 WGM Hejazipour Mitra 2357 6
4 Alavi Homa 1935 6
5 WFM Zahedifar Anahita 1982 6
6 WFM Asadi Motahare 1833 5
7 WFM Alinasab Mobina 2112 5
8 WFM Asgarizadeh Minoo 2167 5
9 Asgharzadeh Mitra 1907 5
10 WFM Hakimifard Raana 2073 5
11 Hashemi Seyede Fatemeh 1812 5
12 WIM Hakimifard Ghazal 2181 5
13 WFM Kalantari Sedigheh 1958 5
14 Hamedi Nia Vesal 1833 4
15 Karimi Yeganeh 1971 4
16 Afshar Niusha 1961 4
17 Jafari Golnaz 1909 4
18 Mobarhani Nazanin 1856 4
19 Mahdian Anousha 1811 4
20 Davoodi Yasaman 1844 4
21 Lotfi Aylar 1973 4
22 Ghazizadeh Asana 1864 3
23 Khachatourians Teni 1771 3
24 Azali Tannaz 1818 2

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