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Hainan Danzhou GM Tournament

Ding Liren7/9(+5 -0 =4)[games]
Bu Xiangzhi6/9(+3 -0 =6)[games]
Ni Hua6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Zhou Weiqi5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Yu Yangyi4.5/9(+2 -2 =5)[games]
Xiu Deshun4.5/9(+4 -4 =1)[games]
Wei Yi4.5/9(+3 -3 =3)[games]
Wen Yang3/9(+1 -4 =4)[games]
Zhou Jianchao2/9(+0 -5 =4)[games]
Lu Shanglei2/9(+0 -5 =4)[games]
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Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
Hainan Danzhou GM (2013)

The 4th Hainan Danzhou GM tournament was played in Danzhou, China, 20-29 May 2013. Time controls: 90 minutes for the first 40 moves, 30 extra minutes for the remaining moves, with a 30-second increment per move from move one. Tournament director: Ye Jiangchuan. Chief arbiter: Liang Zhihua. Ding Liren won with 7/9.

Chess.com report: https://www.chess.com/news/view/din... TWIC: http://theweekinchess.com/chessnews... Crosstable (http://chess-results.com/tnr101641....) :

Elo 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 Ding Liren 2707 * 1 1 1 1 1 7 2 Bu Xiangzhi 2662 * 1 1 1 6 3 Ni Hua 2646 0 * 0 1 1 1 1 1 6 4 Zhou Weiqi 2590 1 * 1 0 1 5 5 Yu Yangyi 2675 0 0 * 1 1 4 6 Xiu Deshun 2534 0 0 1 0 * 1 0 1 1 4 7 Wei Yi 2530 0 0 0 * 1 1 1 4 8 Wen Yang 2618 0 0 0 1 0 * 3 9 Zhou Jianchao 2607 0 0 0 0 0 * 2 10 Lu Shanglei 2551 0 0 0 0 0 * 2

Previous edition: Hainan Danzhou GM (2012). Next: Hainan Danzhou GM (2014)

 page 2 of 2; games 26-45 of 45  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
26. Zhou Weiqi vs Ding Liren  ½-½402013Hainan Danzhou GMB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
27. Ni Hua vs Bu Xiangzhi  ½-½262013Hainan Danzhou GMC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
28. Yu Yangyi vs Wen Yang  1-0412013Hainan Danzhou GMC78 Ruy Lopez
29. Xiu Deshun vs Zhou Jianchao  1-0492013Hainan Danzhou GMA04 Reti Opening
30. Lu Shanglei vs Wei Yi  0-1292013Hainan Danzhou GMC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
31. Ding Liren vs Ni Hua 1-0462013Hainan Danzhou GMD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
32. Bu Xiangzhi vs Yu Yangyi  ½-½742013Hainan Danzhou GMA29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto
33. Wen Yang vs Xiu Deshun  1-0682013Hainan Danzhou GMA13 English
34. Zhou Jianchao vs Lu Shanglei  ½-½582013Hainan Danzhou GMA10 English
35. Wei Yi vs Zhou Weiqi  ½-½542013Hainan Danzhou GMC07 French, Tarrasch
36. Wei Yi vs Zhou Jianchao 1-0272013Hainan Danzhou GMB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
37. Lu Shanglei vs Wen Yang  ½-½232013Hainan Danzhou GMC25 Vienna
38. Xiu Deshun vs Bu Xiangzhi ½-½352013Hainan Danzhou GMD14 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
39. Yu Yangyi vs Ding Liren  ½-½542013Hainan Danzhou GMB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
40. Zhou Weiqi vs Ni Hua  1-0392013Hainan Danzhou GMD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
41. Zhou Jianchao vs Zhou Weiqi  0-1272013Hainan Danzhou GMA13 English
42. Wen Yang vs Wei Yi  0-1492013Hainan Danzhou GME06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
43. Bu Xiangzhi vs Lu Shanglei 1-0252013Hainan Danzhou GMA81 Dutch
44. Ding Liren vs Xiu Deshun  1-0632013Hainan Danzhou GMD40 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
45. Ni Hua vs Yu Yangyi  1-0852013Hainan Danzhou GMA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
 page 2 of 2; games 26-45 of 45  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
May-30-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  Check It Out: This <Ding Liren> guy has got it going on.
May-30-13  TugasKamagong: One player here has got his name rendered a** backwards. In Chinese the surname comes first, and it's that way for 9 of the players. The only exception is Yu Yangyi. Not sure who's at fault here. Probably not the the guy who created this tournament page, as he merely linked to the players' individual pages. In Yu's player page <Yangyi Yu> his name is inverted even if at the bottom of his bio there's a link <en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yu_Yangyi> that shows his name in the correct form.
May-30-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  messachess: As I have said, it is inevitable that one day, maybe sooner than we think, a Chinese GM will dominate the FIDE wc cycle. This is simply because, for one thing, board games in general are big there, but also, with that many players and with nothing to do but play chess (like the old Soviet Union), it's inevitable.
May-30-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  messachess: One has to wonder: China is not a poor country one one level. Will that mean that prizes there will attract top GMs from around the world to play in their tournaments someday?--like this one.
May-30-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  messachess: <TugasKamagong> I'll bet you that it's OK to say it either way in China.
May-30-13  chessmoron: <<TugasKamagong> I'll bet you that it's OK to say it either way in China.> No. It's not acceptable in China. Family name always comes first and then given names.
May-31-13  jakaiden: Well, this website is not in China. And the names would be listed last name first in the database. Do you expect chessgames to accommodate the peculiarities of every language, Chessmoron?
Jun-01-13  parisattack: <messachess: As I have said, it is inevitable that one day, maybe sooner than we think, a Chinese GM will dominate the FIDE wc cycle. This is simply because, for one thing, board games in general are big there, but also, with that many players and with nothing to do but play chess (like the old Soviet Union), it's inevitable.>

If the track in Go is followed, the Koreans may not be far behind.

But China will trump at some point, if only because of the numbers. I am reminded of the old saying about Soviet chess, "If you send 10,000 schoolboys into the Young Pioneers Chess Club, you're bound to get a Spassky or a Botvinnik or a Petrosian out the other end.

Jun-01-13  Catholic Bishop: <If the track in Go is followed, the Koreans may not be far behind.

But China will trump at some point, if only because of the numbers. I am reminded of the old saying about Soviet chess, "If you send 10,000 schoolboys into the Young Pioneers Chess Club, you're bound to get a Spassky or a Botvinnik or a Petrosian out the other end.>

The thing is, most east asians actually don't care for chess. Koreans, Japanese and Taiwanese take it about as seriously as tic-tac toe. Despite the fact that China has produed some strong players, the general attitude toward chess there is simply 'mehhh'. If you look at the biggest Chinese board/card games news sites, you'll find Go/Weiqi dominating the front pages, then Xiangqi, then chess. In fact chess often feels more like an amateur game there, as of now every single member of the Chinese national team is a university student. This would be unthinkable for the hundreds of Go professionals. There's the singular counter example of Li Zhe, who had to practically abandon his professional go career to go to university, Kamsky style.

Jun-04-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Great pictural cb tournament report by <Liang Ziming>:

http://www.chessbase.com/Home/TabId...

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