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Ruan Lufei
  
Number of games in database: 173
Years covered: 2001 to 2012
Last FIDE rating: 2491
Highest rating achieved in database: 2503

Overall record: +45 -33 =71 (54.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 24 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (49) 
    B30 B92 B84 B33 B41
 Sicilian Scheveningen (11) 
    B84 B83 B85 B81
 French Defense (11) 
    C18 C11 C10
 Scotch Game (9) 
    C45
 Sicilian Najdorf (7) 
    B92 B93
 French Winawer (7) 
    C18
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (29) 
    C65 C67 C77 C78 C61
 Slav (19) 
    D17 D18 D11 D10 D12
 Semi-Slav (9) 
    D45 D43 D48
 Giuoco Piano (7) 
    C53
 English, 1 c4 e5 (6) 
    A22 A20 A28
 Caro-Kann (4) 
    B12 B17 B10 B15
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Ruan Lufei vs M Socko, 2012 1-0
   Ruan Lufei vs Yifan Hou, 2010 1-0
   V Cmilyte vs Ruan Lufei, 2006 1/2-1/2
   Ruan Lufei vs Zhao Xue, 2006 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Women's World Chess Championship (2010)
   Russia - China Match (2007)
   Women Grand Prix Ankara (2012)
   Shenzhen Women's Grand Prix (2011)
   Women Grand Prix Jermuk (2012)
   Women's World Team Championship (2007)
   FIDE Women's Grand Prix (2011)

RECENT GAMES:
   🏆 Women Grand Prix Ankara
   Ruan Lufei vs A Muzychuk (Sep-28-12) 1/2-1/2
   B Munguntuul vs Ruan Lufei (Sep-27-12) 1/2-1/2
   Ruan Lufei vs Ju Wenjun (Sep-26-12) 1/2-1/2
   T Kosintseva vs Ruan Lufei (Sep-24-12) 1/2-1/2
   V Cmilyte vs Ruan Lufei (Sep-23-12) 1/2-1/2

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RUAN LUFEI
(born Oct-02-1987, 29 years old) China
PRONUNCIATION:
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Ruan Lufei is a WGM. She was runner up to Yifan Hou in the Women's World Chess Championship (2010); classical games were drawn 2-2, but she lost in the tiebreak 3-1. As a finalist in the championship, Lufei gains a GM norm.

Her coach is Xu Jun. She is a PhD student at the Carnegie Mellon University's Tepper School of Business and is currently living in Pittsburgh, USA.

Wikipedia article: Ruan Lufei Live rating: http://www.2700chess.com/women


 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 173  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Ruan Lufei vs Dong Mo  1-0482001TCh-CHN WomenC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
2. Wang Yu vs Ruan Lufei  ½-½422001TCh-CHN WomenC53 Giuoco Piano
3. Ruan Lufei vs Lou Hongyu  ½-½302001TCh-CHN WomenC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
4. K Qin vs Ruan Lufei  ½-½602001TCh-CHN WomenC67 Ruy Lopez
5. Ruan Lufei vs Xu Tong 1-0612001TCh-CHN WomenB30 Sicilian
6. Ruan Lufei vs Zhu Chen  1-0602001TCh-CHN WomenB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
7. Wang Pin vs Ruan Lufei  1-0512001TCh-CHN WomenC67 Ruy Lopez
8. Ruan Lufei vs Zhao Lan  0-1492001TCh-CHN WomenB83 Sicilian
9. Zhou Guijue vs Ruan Lufei  ½-½392001TCh-CHN WomenC53 Giuoco Piano
10. Ruan Lufei vs Liang Zhihua  0-1232001TCh-CHN WomenB44 Sicilian
11. Wang Yu vs Ruan Lufei  0-1532001zt3.3 WomenC53 Giuoco Piano
12. Ruan Lufei vs Zhu Chen  0-1542001zt3.3 WomenB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
13. Gu Xiaobing vs Ruan Lufei  0-1412001zt3.3 WomenD15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
14. Ruan Lufei vs Gong Qianyun  ½-½322001zt3.3 WomenC18 French, Winawer
15. Xu Yuanyuan vs Ruan Lufei  1-0562001zt3.3 WomenD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
16. Ruan Lufei vs Wang Pin  ½-½212001zt3.3 WomenB84 Sicilian, Scheveningen
17. Li Ruofan vs Ruan Lufei  1-0242001zt3.3 WomenC77 Ruy Lopez
18. Ruan Lufei vs Zhou Guijue  0-1272001zt3.3 WomenB33 Sicilian
19. Tan Zhongyi vs Ruan Lufei  ½-½302001zt3.3 WomenD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
20. Yu Ting vs Ruan Lufei 1-0532001zt3.3 WomenC47 Four Knights
21. Ruan Lufei vs Y Xu  ½-½602001zt3.3 WomenB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
22. Zhao Xue vs Ruan Lufei  ½-½252001zt3.3 WomenA06 Reti Opening
23. Ruan Lufei vs Huang Qian  1-0482001zt3.3 WomenB01 Scandinavian
24. Ruan Lufei vs S Djukic  1-0262001Wch U14 GirlsB30 Sicilian
25. Xie Jun vs Ruan Lufei  ½-½412005Torch Real Estate Cup China Chess LeagueC65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 173  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-01-07  WTHarvey: Lufei has picked up an amazing 63 rating points since April and is #7 on the FIDE Girls ratings list. Here are a few puzzles from her games: http://www.wtharvey.com/ruan.html
Jul-13-07  BIDMONFA: Ruan Lufei

RUAN, Lufei
http://www.bidmonfa.com/ruan_lufei....
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Dec-18-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  ketchuplover: Good luck in the finals!
Dec-18-10  percyblakeney: <Highest rating achieved in database: 2199> sounds a bit low for a World Championship finalist :-)
Dec-18-10  percyblakeney: When she reached the final there had been no posts on her page for well over 3 years, and no games in the database for more than 2 before the World Championship, now that's to be under the radar...
Dec-18-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  tamar: She made a vertical ratings leap in 2007, and then stabilized.

Now another leap is in store after these results are processed.

Here FIDE chart http://ratings.fide.com/id.phtml?ev...

Dec-23-10  hellopolgar: this girl is who the chessbase report referred to as Ms. Nerves of Steel

http://chessbase.com/newsdetail.asp...

Dec-23-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: good game WGM Ruan! all the best in the rapid tiebreaks against GM Hou Yifan..
Dec-24-10  hellopolgar: she lost, however, she has a bright future in Carnegie Mellon.

It's one of the best universities in the USA.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ji5_...

Dec-24-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  ketchuplover: good effort Ruan. go get 'em at CM :)
Aug-02-11
Premium Chessgames Member
  OhioChessFan: http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_SbGSSRU5L...
Sep-21-12  rapidcitychess: Currently 4/5 in the Women's Grand Prix.

Go go go!

Oct-02-12  LoveThatJoker: Happy Birthday, WGM Ruan Lufei!

LTJ

Oct-02-12  rapidcitychess: ~Happy birthday to you~

~Happy birthday to you~

~And three years ago you were twenty-two~

~Happy birthday to you~

Oct-02-14
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Happy Birthday to WGM Ruan Lufei! Unfortunately, she just dropped out of the 2500 club, but I know she'll be back!
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