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Kanying Qin
K Qin 
Number of games in database: 115
Years covered: 1989 to 2008
Last FIDE rating: 2466
Highest rating achieved in database: 2489

Overall record: +26 -22 =52 (52.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 15 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (22) 
    B40 B52 B30 B31 B47
 Ruy Lopez (7) 
    C93 C92 C77 C67 C60
 Caro-Kann (7) 
    B12 B10 B15 B18 B17
 Sicilian Taimanov (5) 
    B47 B46 B45
 French Defense (5) 
    C02 C07
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (4) 
    C93 C92 C90
With the Black pieces:
 Grunfeld (21) 
    D85 D97 D91 D86 D92
 Ruy Lopez (16) 
    C69 C77 C84 C99 C97
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (8) 
    C84 C97 C99 C96 C91
 Scotch Game (5) 
 Giuoco Piano (5) 
    C53 C50
 English, 1 c4 c5 (5) 
    A30 A33 A37 A35
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   Shankar Roy vs K Qin, 2000 1/2-1/2
   K Qin vs A M Galliamova, 1991 1-0

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(born Feb-02-1974, 44 years old) China

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WGM (1992) Qin Kanying was born in Shanghai, China and moved to Canada in 2009. She is married to GM Xiaomin Peng, who is also her trainer. She won the Chinese championship (w) five times: in 1988, 1991, 1995, 1999 and 2004.

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 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 115  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. K Qin vs R De Guzman  1-0501989Asian Team Championship, Genting Highlands (MalB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
2. J Liew vs K Qin  ½-½301989Asian Team Championship, Genting Highlands (MalA45 Queen's Pawn Game
3. R Gunawan vs K Qin  0-1321989Asian Team Championship, Genting Highlands (MalD92 Grunfeld, 5.Bf4
4. M K Abdullah vs K Qin  ½-½231989Asian Team Championship, Genting Highlands (MalB41 Sicilian, Kan
5. S Mirza vs K Qin  0-1461989Asian Team Championship, Genting Highlands (MalD85 Grunfeld
6. Zsofia Polgar vs K Qin 1-0311990Chess Olympiad (Women)B42 Sicilian, Kan
7. K Qin vs S Jackson  ½-½941990Chess Olympiad (Women)C93 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense
8. N Gaprindashvili vs K Qin  1-0421991Izt (w)D85 Grunfeld
9. M Litinskaya-Shul vs K Qin  ½-½301991Subotica Interzonal (Women)A15 English
10. K Qin vs A M Galliamova  1-0341991Subotica UYUGOC02 French, Advance
11. K Qin vs N Gaprindashvili  ½-½291992Tournament (candidates)B06 Robatsch
12. K Qin vs Zsuzsa Polgar  ½-½131992Tournament (candidates), Shanghai (China)C60 Ruy Lopez
13. N Gaprindashvili vs K Qin  0-1461992Tournament (candidates)D85 Grunfeld
14. K Qin vs Chiburdanidze  ½-½431992Candidates (Women)B83 Sicilian
15. Zsuzsa Polgar vs K Qin  1-0331992Tournament (candidates), Shanghai (China)E61 King's Indian
16. Chiburdanidze vs K Qin  1-0371992Candidates (Women)E60 King's Indian Defense
17. Chiburdanidze vs K Qin  ½-½361993Jakarta Interzonal (Women)D91 Grunfeld, 5.Bg5
18. A M Galliamova vs K Qin 1-0481993Women's InterzonalD97 Grunfeld, Russian
19. Zsofia Polgar vs K Qin  ½-½411994Olympiad (Women)B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
20. A M Galliamova vs K Qin  1-041199509D85 Grunfeld
21. J Ye vs K Qin  ½-½321997Beijing ST Lee cupB72 Sicilian, Dragon
22. K Qin vs Karpov 0-1481998Simultan, Beijing (China)B12 Caro-Kann Defense
23. Akopian vs K Qin  ½-½292000Goodricke OpenA04 Reti Opening
24. K Qin vs X Peng  0-1462000Goodricke OpenB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
25. D Collas vs K Qin  ½-½622000Goodricke OpenC45 Scotch Game
 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 115  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-13-06  EmperorAtahualpa: A photo of her taken during the Women's World Chess Championships:
Mar-13-06  lopium: Seems a very (nice!!!!) strong woman!! 2489!! wow!
Mar-16-06  BIDMONFA: Qin Kanying


Mar-16-06  SickedChess: Interview with Qin Kanying (Year 2000)

Qin has qualified to the semi-finals of the World chess championship and this interview was taken few days back. Here she speaks about her ambition and her interest in chess.

<The Chinese player Qin Kanying has serious ambitions to win the Women's World chess championship 2000. Qin who reached the Quarterfinal stage of the World Cup in China did not make the Chinese team for the Olympiad. Here she speaks about herself and chess. >

<When did you start playing chess and how?>

At the age of ten. I learnt from my school.

<Donít you think it is very late to start chess? >


< Who is your trainer? >

My husband and myself train together. We got married recently and he is GM Peng Xiaomin.

< Who is your favorite player? >


< Have you seen all his games? >

Not really. Just a few games which I really wanted to see.

< Whom do you think will win this tournament? >

Vishy, who is the top seed.

< How far do you think you will reach in these championships? >

I will try for the title.

< Have you been to India? >

Yes. Once to Calcutta and then to Udaipur.

< How do you find the food here? >

It is really good and different. Spicy and herbal.

< Have you got any plans to go around India after this tournament? >

Yes, I would like to visit the Tajmahal.

< What are the languages you know? >

Chinese and a little bit of English.

< What is your educational qualification? >

After college (School in India) now I am now graduating in commerce.

<What are your future plans? >

I will fight for the world championships.

< What is your aim in life? >

Not just chess right, enjoy life, tour the world, have a happy life.

< Have you got a computer? Do you enjoy playing with computers? >

Yes, I have a computer. I play with it but still I donít like because it is not human but just a machine in there.

Mar-16-06  SickedChess: did you know that in the 2000 Women's Final Xie Jun beats Qin Kanying Qin Kanying was vice world champion
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