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Li Ruofan
Number of games in database: 157
Years covered: 2001 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2353 (2397 rapid, 2394 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2396
Overall record: +47 -28 =42 (58.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      40 exhibition games, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Nimzo Indian (12) 
    E29 E32 E40 E43 E46
 Orthodox Defense (9) 
    D63 D52 D60 D55 D58
 Sicilian (9) 
    B78 B51 B30 B50 B81
 King's Indian (5) 
    E63 E62 E81 E91
 Ruy Lopez (5) 
    C77 C73 C84 C90
 Queen's Gambit Declined (4) 
    D38 D30
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (15) 
    C65 C88 C64 C86 C75
 Sicilian (13) 
    B43 B42 B40 B22 B25
 Queen's Indian (11) 
    E16 E15 E12 E14
 Sicilian Kan (9) 
    B43 B42
 Queen's Pawn Game (7) 
    A46 A40 D00 A45 E00
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (7) 
    C88 C86 C91 C96 C90
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   K Rybenko vs Li Ruofan, 2002 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Japfa WGM (2008)
   Chess Olympiad (2012)
   Qatar Masters (2015)
   Chess Olympiad (Women) (2016)

   Li Ruofan vs J Houska (Sep-13-16) 1/2-1/2
   D Farha vs Li Ruofan (Sep-12-16) 0-1
   Li Ruofan vs V Golubenko (Sep-11-16) 0-1
   Li Ruofan vs K Abdulla (Sep-10-16) 1-0
   M Seps vs Li Ruofan (Sep-09-16) 0-1

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(born Apr-30-1978, 38 years old) China (federation/nationality Singapore)

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IM and WGM Li Ruofan grew up in the Jiangsu province but lives in Senzhen, China together with her husband and trainer GM Zhong Zhang. Her favorite chessplayer is Alexander Alekhine.

She contested the FIDE Knock-Out Women's World Championship (2012), but lost in the third set of tiebreakers of the first round to US IM Irina Krush.


Wikipedia article: Li Ruofan

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 157  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Li Ruofan vs Yan Zhong  1-034 2001 TCh-CHN WomenB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
2. K Qin vs Li Ruofan  0-156 2001 TCh-CHN WomenB40 Sicilian
3. Li Ruofan vs Wang Yu  ½-½42 2001 TCh-CHN WomenC55 Two Knights Defense
4. Liang Zhihua vs Li Ruofan  ½-½22 2001 TCh-CHN WomenC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation, 6.d4
5. Li Ruofan vs N Chunhong  1-045 2001 TCh-CHN WomenB30 Sicilian
6. Wang Pin vs Li Ruofan  ½-½49 2001 TCh-CHN WomenC65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
7. Wang Lei vs Li Ruofan  ½-½5 2001 TCh-CHN WomenD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. Li Ruofan vs Y Xu  0-128 2001 TCh-CHN WomenB50 Sicilian
9. S Liu vs Li Ruofan ½-½4 2001 TCh-CHN WomenC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
10. Gong Qianyun vs Li Ruofan  ½-½52 2001 zt3.3 WomenD00 Queen's Pawn Game
11. Li Ruofan vs Xu Yuanyuan  1-037 2001 zt3.3 WomenB40 Sicilian
12. Wang Pin vs Li Ruofan  1-069 2001 zt3.3 WomenC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
13. Yu Ting vs Li Ruofan  1-060 2001 zt3.3 WomenC45 Scotch Game
14. Li Ruofan vs Zhou Guijue  1-049 2001 zt3.3 WomenB78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
15. Tan Zhongyi vs Li Ruofan  ½-½34 2001 zt3.3 WomenE81 King's Indian, Samisch
16. Li Ruofan vs Ruan Lufei  1-024 2001 zt3.3 WomenC77 Ruy Lopez
17. Y Xu vs Li Ruofan 1-060 2001 zt3.3 WomenC47 Four Knights
18. Li Ruofan vs Zhao Xue  1-035 2001 zt3.3 WomenB12 Caro-Kann Defense
19. Huang Qian vs Li Ruofan  1-040 2001 zt3.3 WomenE60 King's Indian Defense
20. Li Ruofan vs Wang Yu  1-047 2001 zt3.3 WomenC73 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
21. Zhu Chen vs Li Ruofan  1-053 2001 zt3.3 WomenD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
22. Li Ruofan vs Gu Xiaobing  1-042 2001 zt3.3 WomenB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
23. Li Ruofan vs R Hamid  1-033 2001 9th Asian WomenB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
24. Li Ruofan vs B Thipsay  1-035 2001 9th Asian WomenB12 Caro-Kann Defense
25. A Khegai vs Li Ruofan  1-038 2001 9th Asian WomenA57 Benko Gambit
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Kibitzer's Corner
Sep-23-04  alexapple: Chinese beauty!!
Oct-13-07  pawnofdoom: WGM rated 2417, born in 1978. She is married to Zhong Zhang and now lives in Singapore
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  whiteshark: One rose among the men.
Dec-14-08  alexapple: <pawnofdoom>Li Ruofan and Zhang Zhong now play for Singapore, but they still live in China.
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  wordfunph: WGM Li Ruofan of Singapore topped the Zone 3.3 Zonal Championships Women's division and qualified for 2011 World Cup..

Jan-05-13  BIDMONFA: Li Ruofan

LI, Ruofan

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