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The real Queen’s Gambit: Meet the chess master fighting for the women’s game

Anya Taylor-Pleasure performs Beth Harmon in The Queen’s Gambit. Netflix The 12 months: 2015. The place: Sydney, Australia. Irina Berezina stands on the entrance of the classroom, going through 25 boarding college boys. They stare again at her. Whisper. Eyebrows jag into frowns. It is clear they do not approve. Irina Berezina, competing on the […]