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Yu Shaoteng
Number of games in database: 156
Years covered: 1995 to 2012
Last FIDE rating: 2479 (2502 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2529
Overall record: +47 -22 =84 (58.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      3 exhibition games, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (38) 
    B30 B31 B85 B23 B52
 Ruy Lopez (13) 
    C99 C78 C92 C88 C97
 French Defense (8) 
    C07 C01 C00 C03 C11
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (7) 
    C99 C92 C88 C97
 Sicilian Scheveningen (6) 
    B85 B84 B83
 Caro-Kann (5) 
    B10 B17 B14 B12 B13
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (22) 
    C11 C07 C00 C01 C03
 French (10) 
    C11 C00 C13 C10
 Queen's Indian (9) 
    E12 E15 E17
 English (8) 
    A18 A17 A14 A10
 French Tarrasch (7) 
    C07 C03 C05
 Queen's Pawn Game (6) 
    A40 A46
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   W So vs Yu Shaoteng, 2009 0-1
   R Wang vs Yu Shaoteng, 2001 1/2-1/2
   N Pushkov vs Yu Shaoteng, 2001 0-1

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: [what is this?]
   FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (2001)

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   8th Asian Continental Chess Championship (2009)
   Asian Chess Championship (2005)
   Asian Individual Championship (2007)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   2002 Corus (group B) by gauer

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(born Mar-26-1979, 37 years old) China
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 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 156  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Sadvakasov vs Yu Shaoteng  ½-½44 1995 Wch U16A29 English, Four Knights, Kingside Fianchetto
2. Yu Shaoteng vs Kasimdzhanov  ½-½50 1995 Wch U16B83 Sicilian
3. Yu Shaoteng vs J Ye  ½-½41 1996 Beijing ST Lee cupB85 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Classical
4. Yu Shaoteng vs Xu Jun  ½-½42 1997 Beijing ST Lee cupB85 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Classical
5. Yu Shaoteng vs Dolmatov  ½-½21 1999 World Cities-ch 2ndC08 French, Tarrasch, Open, 4.ed ed
6. Yu Shaoteng vs Bu Xiangzhi  ½-½15 2001 zt3.3B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
7. J Petronic vs Yu Shaoteng  ½-½10 2001 Tan Lian Ann cupA46 Queen's Pawn Game
8. Yu Shaoteng vs Li Wenjun  1-038 2001 TCh-CHN MenC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
9. J Sriram vs Yu Shaoteng  ½-½21 2001 Asian ChampionshipsE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
10. Yu Shaoteng vs G Altan-Och  ½-½6 2001 Tan Lian Ann cupB12 Caro-Kann Defense
11. Yu Shaoteng vs Zhong Zhang 0-125 2001 FIDE World Championship Knockout TournamentC67 Ruy Lopez
12. Zhou Weiqi vs Yu Shaoteng  ½-½60 2001 zt3.3C00 French Defense
13. S Petronic vs Yu Shaoteng  0-117 2001 Tan Lian Ann cupC41 Philidor Defense
14. Yu Shaoteng vs Ni Hua  ½-½9 2001 zt3.3B40 Sicilian
15. Li Haoyu vs Yu Shaoteng  0-136 2001 Tan Lian Ann cupC01 French, Exchange
16. Yu Shaoteng vs Liang Jinrong  ½-½3 2001 TCh-CHN MenB30 Sicilian
17. P Thipsay vs Yu Shaoteng  0-136 2001 Asian ChampionshipsC42 Petrov Defense
18. R Wang vs Yu Shaoteng ½-½4 2001 Tan Lian Ann cupE15 Queen's Indian
19. P H Nielsen vs Yu Shaoteng  1-048 2001 openE06 Catalan, Closed, 5.Nf3
20. R Wang vs Yu Shaoteng ½-½38 2001 zt3.3A40 Queen's Pawn Game
21. Yu Shaoteng vs N Chunhong  ½-½4 2001 Tan Lian Ann cupC01 French, Exchange
22. Wu Wenjin vs Yu Shaoteng  1-066 2001 TCh-CHN MenA17 English
23. Yu Shaoteng vs F Donguines  ½-½32 2001 Asian ChampionshipsB06 Robatsch
24. Wu Kaiyu vs Yu Shaoteng  0-134 2001 Tan Lian Ann cupC42 Petrov Defense
25. Yu Shaoteng vs Zhong Zhang  0-165 2001 FIDE World Championship Knockout TournamentB08 Pirc, Classical
 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 156  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-23-08  silvermoon: Born 1979. Now 29 years old.

Is the coach of Hou Yifan.

Rating as of January 2008 is 2505.

Highest rating is 2550 [July 2002].

Apr-07-08  playerXchess: Shaoteng is presently in Spain with Hou Yifan as her trainer.

He looks so much like a younger version of Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, it's scary.

Dec-16-08  Udit Narayan: "No, I am <not> shouting!!!" =]
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  Tabanus: GM Yu Shaoteng, China, born 26 March 1979. Now rated 2529,

GM in 2004. He played for China in the 1998 olympiad (board 4), and in Asian Team Ch 2003 (1st reserve) and 1999 (board one for China 2).


Pictures: (with GM Yifan Hou)

He is playing today 1st round in Khanty-Mansiysk in the 3rd World Cup (2009)

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  wordfunph: ICC Handle = YuST

Happy Birthday YuST!

Premium Chessgames Member
  TheFocus: Happy birthday, Yu Shaotong.
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