Number of games in database: 130
Years covered: 1983 to 2005
Last FIDE rating: 2461
Highest rating achieved in database: 2545
Overall record: +53 -33 =44 (57.7%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
R Ye vs Van Wely, 1997 1-0
Kamsky vs R Ye, 1990 0-1
R Ye vs V Beim, 1997 1/2-1/2
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Manila Interzonal (1990)
Search Sacrifice Explorer for Rongguang Ye
Search Google for Rongguang Ye
FIDE player card for Rongguang Ye
(born Oct-03-1963, 51 years old) China
[what is this?]
|GM in 1990. Ye was China's first grandmaster and was Chinese National Champion in 1990. He was the coach of former Women's World Champion GM Zhu Chen for ten years. His peak rating was 2545 when he was ranked number 97 in the world, which was his peak world ranking. Retired in 2006 and is now resident in the Netherlands.|
Wikipedia article: Ye Rongguang
| page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 130
| page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 130
|Apr-24-05|| ||WorldChampeen: Purportedly, China's First Male Grandmaster|
|Jan-23-08|| ||silvermoon: yes, but when?|
|Aug-14-08|| ||BIDMONFA: Ye Rongguang|
|Jan-27-09|| ||lostemperor: I'm happy to have met Ye Rongguang the first Chinese IGM. He now lives in the Netherlands but it seemed to me then, he did not feel very much at home in Holland. Also he doesn't play a lot of chess anymore but Chinese chess. He is a great guide and friend for Chinese players visiting the Netherlands. Happy New Year Ye!|
|Jun-09-09|| ||Ladolcevita: He is from the same city as Zhuchen,DingLiren,and Me:)|
|Jun-09-09|| ||Atking: <Ladolcevita> I met Ye Rongguang 2 times in Thessalonicky and Manilla. He congratulated me to draw a game vs one of his chinese friend and we becames friend too. To Chess.Games.Com I could be wrong but it seems to me you have not a beautifull game of Ye Rongguang played in Groningen in 1996. His opponent was Van Beers. The game 1.d4 Nf6 2.Nf3 e6 3.Bg5 c5 4.e3 Qb6 5.Nbd2 Qxb2 6.BxN gxB 7.Bd3 d5 8.Rb1 Qc3 9.0-0 c4 10.Bxc4! dxB 11.Ne4! Qa5 12.Nxf6+ Ke7 13.Ne5!! Nc6 14.Qh5 NxNe5 15.dxNe5 Bg7 16.Qh4 Qxe5 17.Ng8++ Kd6 18.Rfd1+ Kc5 19.Qe7+ Kc6 20.Qe8+ Kc7 21.Qd8+ Kb8 22.Rd7! 1-0|
|Jun-09-09|| ||migenti: final report photos taken by Ye Rongguang at the Chinese Championship (2009)|
|Jun-12-09|| ||Ladolcevita: <ATKING>
Nice to hear that,it sounds like a good memory!
|Jun-12-09|| ||visayanbraindoctor: <WorldChampeen: Purportedly, China's First Male Grandmaster>|
How about Chi Ching Hsuan/ Qi Jinguan?
Are these latter two names the same GM?
I believe that Chi, the two Ye's (Ye Rongguang and Ye Jiangchuan), and Torre were the dominant GMs from Asia before Anand's star rose far and high into the chess sky.
|Apr-18-11|| ||wordfunph: <WorldChampeen: Purportedly, China's First Male Grandmaster>|
<silvermoon: yes, but when?>
Spot an error? Please
suggest your correction
and help us eliminate database mistakes!
NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply.
Getting your account takes less than a minute, totally anonymous,
and 100% free--plus, it
entitles you to features otherwise unavailable.
Pick your username now and join the chessgames community!
If you already have an account, you should
Please observe our posting guidelines:
- No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
- No spamming, advertising, or duplicating posts.
- No personal attacks against other members.
- Nothing in violation of United States law.
- Don't post personal information of members.
See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform an administrator.
NOTE: Keep all discussion on the topic of this page.
This forum is for this specific player and nothing else. If you want to discuss chess in general, or
this site, you might try the Kibitzer's Café.
posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors.|
your profile |
Premium Membership |
Kibitzer's Café |
Biographer's Bistro |
new kibitzing |
Tournament Index |
Player Directory |
World Chess Championships |
Opening Explorer |
Guess the Move |
Game Collections |
ChessBookie Game |
Chessgames Challenge |
privacy notice |
Copyright 2001-2015, Chessgames Services LLC
Web design & database development by