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Yinzhou Cup Tournament

Yu Yangyi4.5/6(+3 -0 =3)[games]
Wei Yi3.5/6(+3 -2 =1)[games]
Bu Xiangzhi2/6(+0 -2 =4)[games]
Li Chao2/6(+0 -2 =4)[games]
* Chess Event Description
Yinzhou Cup (2018)

TV sent rapid tournament played in Qianhu Hotel, Yinzhou (Ningbo), China, 27-28 June 2018. Time control: 25 minutes for the whole game, with 10 seconds increment from move 1.

Yu Yangyi won with 4.5/6. Crosstable: and

01 02 03 04 1 Yu Yangyi ** 11 1 4 2 Wei Yi 00 ** 11 1 3 3 Bu Xiangzhi 00 ** 2 4 Li Chao 0 0 ** 2

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 page 1 of 1; 12 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Yu Yangyi vs Li Chao 1-0802018Yinzhou CupB32 Sicilian
2. Wei Yi vs Bu Xiangzhi 1-0532018Yinzhou CupC49 Four Knights
3. Li Chao vs Yu Yangyi  ½-½622018Yinzhou CupD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. Wei Yi vs Yu Yangyi 0-1422018Yinzhou CupC78 Ruy Lopez
5. Bu Xiangzhi vs Li Chao  ½-½392018Yinzhou CupD94 Grunfeld
6. Yu Yangyi vs Bu Xiangzhi  ½-½342018Yinzhou CupC42 Petrov Defense
7. Li Chao vs Wei Yi  ½-½292018Yinzhou CupD41 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
8. Bu Xiangzhi vs Wei Yi  0-1372018Yinzhou CupD41 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
9. Wei Yi vs Li Chao 1-0502018Yinzhou CupC42 Petrov Defense
10. Bu Xiangzhi vs Yu Yangyi  ½-½542018Yinzhou CupA06 Reti Opening
11. Li Chao vs Bu Xiangzhi  ½-½422018Yinzhou CupC42 Petrov Defense
12. Yu Yangyi vs Wei Yi  1-0382018Yinzhou CupA56 Benoni Defense
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2)  

Kibitzer's Corner
Jun-28-18  posoo: LOOK AT DA FOKES GO!

Before ANEYBODY coments on dis page

PLEASE DO NOT MAKE absurd GENORALIZATIONS about da chinese and da way they play chesse!

REMMEBER dat people are people and DO NOT BE ZUNOFOBIC.

Jun-28-18  posoo: ^ please change "and day way" to "or day way" in order to ensure dat my loggical intent is FATHFULY reproSENTED.
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  jith1207: <posoo>: As if there is no other way your posts can get misrepresented. ;)
Jun-28-18  jphamlore: The Chinese develop their chess prodigies by schedule, and after the player showing loyalty by playing well on the national team, and now it is appparently Yu Yangyi's turn.
Jun-29-18  happyjuggler0: I'm shocked, shocked, to find that only 25% of the games were Petroff Defenses. So much for stereotypes or "absurd GENORALIZATIONS".
Jun-29-18  posoo: JPHAMALORE, you DOLT

after da warning i gave, u go ahead and EXTRAPOLATE da whole SISTEMA of Chinese Chesse simpley from ONE RAPUD TORNUS?

Do u really thnk XI JUMPING is out there syaing HEY EVERYONE make sure YU YANGYI gets FOUR POINT FIVE OUT OF SIX!


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  Count Wedgemore: <jith1207: <posoo>: As if there is no other way your posts can get misrepresented. ;)>


Jun-29-18  fisayo123: Yu Yangyi is a bit too old to be referred to as a prodigy and the Chinese do an awful job of developing young players.
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  offramp: posoo: ...Do u really thnk XI JUMPING is out there...>

I think I missed the Xi jumping. What was the winning distance?

Jul-02-18  Johannes: Yay, go chesspanda123!
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  trulssk: That was very funny, guys!
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