Botez Live Match Features Jesse February vs. Andrea Botez

Alexandra Botez's match series in partnership with US Chess Women continues on March 7th at 1 PM at her new channel Alexandra expanded her channel a few weeks ago in partnership with her sister Andrea Botez. She also has a regular Friday night guest host, WGM Qiyu Zhou. Saturday's match will feature Andrea Botez against WIM Jesse February of South Africa. Jesse is a new streamer and has done Cairns Cup commentary for Her channel is You can also find Jesse on twitter.  Alexandra, who will be doing commentary, thinks it should be a close match, as both players have similar ratings.

  • Date: Saturday, March 7th, at 1 PM ET
  • Watch:
  • WIM Jesse February and Andrea Botez will be playing 3+2 with first to 10 wins.
  • Commentary by WFM Alexandra Botez.
  • Prize Fund: $350/$150 split donated by Ian “Maprail” Silverstone. 60% of on-stream donations will go to our US Chess Women Programs.

Take advantage of a new offer: using the code USWOMEN, you'll receive 15% off any merchandise at US Chess Sales, including the hat Alexandra is wearing above. Alexandra's channel is at Find out more about Alexandra in our premiere Ladies Knight episode and in a recent NBC article with video about the streaming boom.  Find out more about our Women’s Programs at and donate here.