Just a short tweet:
Irina Krush and Camilla Baginskaite reached a draw by triple repetition today at the US Women's Championship. The draw came quickly, on move 12 of their 5th-round game.
I was surprised Irina would go for an early draw considering Anna Zatonskih, Krush's chief rival, could now become sole leader with a win in her game against Zenyuk. Irina probably had a better than even chance of beating Baginskaite, since Camilla is having a less-than-stellar tournament.
In her post-game interview, Krush said that she was glad the early draw gave her some time off from the tournament grind.
Here's the game: