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Andrew Tang
Number of games in database: 89
Years covered: 2015 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2507 (2281 rapid, 2469 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2517

Overall record: +8 -9 =8 (48.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 64 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (25) 
    D00 A41 A40 A50 A45
 Nimzo Indian (6) 
    E32 E21 E34
 Grunfeld (4) 
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (12) 
    C92 C78 C79 C91
 Queen's Gambit Declined (10) 
    D31 D37
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (7) 
    C92 C91
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   A Tang vs Shabalov, 2017 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Pro Chess League (2018)
   57th World Juniors (2018)

   🏆 World Junior Championship
   Tuna Tuncer vs A Tang (Sep-15-18) 1-0
   A Tang vs M Schekachikhin (Sep-14-18) 0-1
   A Tang vs Jun Hyeok Lee (Sep-13-18) 0-1
   Nail Bashirli vs A Tang (Sep-12-18) 0-1
   A Tang vs E Ozenir (Sep-11-18) 1-0

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(born Nov-29-1999, 19 years old) United States of America

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Tang won the 2014 North American Junior championship(2). He earned another IM norm at the 2015 World open(3).

References: (1), (2), (3)

Wikipedia article: Andrew Tang

Last updated: 2018-04-11 04:27:30

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 89  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Tang vs J M Burke 0-145201543rd Annual World OpenD70 Neo-Grunfeld Defense
2. A Velikanov vs A Tang  ½-½292015US OpenD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
3. S Vibbert vs A Tang  ½-½732015US OpenC91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
4. A Tang vs Mika A Brattain  1-0352015US OpenA56 Benoni Defense
5. A Tang vs V Panchanatham  ½-½472015US OpenD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. Akobian vs A Tang  0-141201525th North American OpenD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
7. A Tang vs O Barbosa  0-182201525th North American OpenD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
8. A Tang vs Zhou Jianchao  ½-½46201525th North American OpenE34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
9. A Tang vs Benedict A Smail  1-0392017PRO Chess League (Pacific)E21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
10. N Raptis vs A Tang  ½-½522017PRO Chess League (Pacific)A06 Reti Opening
11. Jason Cigan vs A Tang  0-1412017PRO Chess League (Pacific)C92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
12. A Tang vs Tarjan  0-1432017PRO Chess League (Pacific)A90 Dutch
13. A Tang vs H Sakai  1-0302017PRO Chess League (Pacific)D00 Queen's Pawn Game
14. G Petesch vs A Tang  1-0422017PRO Chess League (Pacific)A06 Reti Opening
15. E Perelshteyn vs A Tang  0-1682017PRO Chess League (Pacific)C47 Four Knights
16. A Tang vs Shabalov  ½-½352017PRO Chess League (Pacific)E81 King's Indian, Samisch
17. A Tang vs A Ramirez Alvarez  0-1492017PRO Chess League (Pacific)E00 Queen's Pawn Game
18. A Tang vs Y Zherebukh  0-1492017PRO Chess League (Pacific)D70 Neo-Grunfeld Defense
19. N Rosenthal vs A Tang  1-0302017PRO Chess League (Pacific)C47 Four Knights
20. D Swiercz vs A Tang  1-0362017PRO Chess League (Pacific)C78 Ruy Lopez
21. A Tang vs Ruifeng Li  ½-½712017PRO Chess League (Pacific)D00 Queen's Pawn Game
22. A Tang vs C Holt  1-0642017PRO Chess League (Pacific)D00 Queen's Pawn Game
23. J Xiong vs A Tang  1-0362017PRO Chess League (Pacific)C92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
24. C Toolin vs A Tang  0-1562017PRO Chess League (Pacific)D37 Queen's Gambit Declined
25. I Miladinovic vs A Tang  1-0522017PRO League Group StageD00 Queen's Pawn Game
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Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-16-15  Caissanist: There are, confusingly, two different Andrew Tangs who are US juniors. There is a nine year old who is rated 1493, but that's not the same guy as the person drawing and defeating 2400 players in the games given above. Those are from a 16 year-old of the same name who is himself rated 2475.
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  HeMateMe: I think the moon is possible.
Jun-13-17  waustad: He is doing quite well in Medallin in the Continental Championships. A GM norm watch seems in order, since he's playing his third GM now and has a tpr over 2600 so far.
Jun-14-17  BIDMONFA: Andrew Tang

TANG, Andrew

Jun-15-17  waustad: The FIDE site has him with 2 GM norms already, though I don't know what all the data in the boxes mean. One is clearly a 9 game norm, but the one for the N A Junior Championship from Kitchner, Canada looks different from others I've seen on the site, so I don't know how many games it is worth. He could get up to an 11 round norm in Medallin, but he may only need 9. As of now he's playing in round 8 and is still over 2600 tpr.
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  sonia91: <waustad: One is clearly a 9 game norm, but the one for the N A Junior Championship from Kitchner, Canada looks different from others I've seen on the site, so I don't know how many games it is worth.> Winning a continental or a sub-continental junior (i.e. U20) championship earns the winner the IM title and a 9-game GM norm:
Jun-16-17  waustad: <sonia91> Thanks. A draw against Axel Bachmann tomorrow would then be enough to get him to the point where he would just need a rating over 2500 live and some red tape and fees to get the title.
Aug-15-17  notyetagm: Bullet monster.
Nov-27-17  EvanTheTerrible: Congratulations on GM.
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  Penguincw: GM Andrew Tang (username: penguingim1) recently played a 14 game match vs. Neural Network AI Leela Chess Zero on

Jun-09-18  ketchuplover: Leela 25-3
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  Penguincw: Andrew Tang will be heading to Princeton. He will also be heading to U.S. Junior Championship.

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  HeMateMe: If only he had been an astronaut...
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