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Wen Yang
Number of games in database: 262
Years covered: 2001 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2614 (2609 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2631
Overall record: +85 -51 =124 (56.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      2 exhibition games, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (32) 
    B30 B92 B53 B90 B31
 Queen's Pawn Game (13) 
    E00 A45 D02 A41
 Slav (12) 
    D10 D15 D14 D17 D18
 French Defense (8) 
    C10 C01 C18 C11 C00
 Sicilian Najdorf (7) 
    B92 B90
 Catalan (7) 
    E06 E04 E01
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (29) 
    B90 B31 B48 B47 B22
 King's Indian (25) 
    E63 E97 E92 E76 E62
 Ruy Lopez (17) 
    C78 C67 C84 C75 C72
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (10) 
    D27 D20 D24 D23
 Sicilian Najdorf (9) 
    B90 B99 B92
 Reti System (8) 
    A04 A06
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Wen Yang vs V Artemiev, 2016 1-0
   I Kovalenko vs Wen Yang, 2015 1/2-1/2
   Wen Yang vs Lu Shanglei, 2015 1-0
   Wang Yue vs Wen Yang, 2015 0-1
   Wen Yang vs Liu Qingnan, 2014 1-0
   Wen Yang vs P Maghsoodloo, 2014 1/2-1/2
   Xiu Deshun vs Wen Yang, 2012 0-1
   B Grachev vs Wen Yang, 2012 0-1
   Wen Yang vs J P Le Roux, 2012 1-0
   Lou Yiping vs Wen Yang, 2012 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Asian Individual Championship (2007)
   China-USA Chess Summit (2013)
   Chinese Championship (2015)
   Asian Continental Chess Championship (2012)
   Chinese Championship (2014)
   Chinese League (2012)
   Asian Continental Championships (2016)
   World Junior Championship (2008)
   World Junior Championship (2006)
   Baku Open (2014)
   10th Asian Individual Championships (2011)
   World Junior Championship (Boys) (2005)
   Aeroflot Open (2009)
   Aeroflot Open (2016)
   Qatar Masters (2014)

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(born Jul-07-1988, 27 years old) China
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IM (2007); GM (2007). China's 25th Grandmaster.

His IM norms were won at the 2005 U18 World Youth Chess Championship held in Belfort, France, the 2005 World Junior Chess Championship held in Istanbul, Turkey (Nov 9-22 2005) and at the Aeroflot Open 2006 A2 Group in Moscow, Russia. He won his first GM norm at the 2006 World Junior Championship and acquired his GM title when he won his second (a 20-game norm) at the 2007 Asian Continental Championship.

Wen Yan won the 2010 Singapore Open with 8.5/9. His equal second placement at the Asian Continental Championship in 2014 earned him a qualification to play in the World Cup (2015). There he defeated Igor Kovalenko in a mild upset in the first round but then lost to Peter Leko in the second round and was therefore eliminated from the World Cup.

Photo:; Wikipedia article: Wen Yang %28chess player%29

 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 263  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Sun Shipang vs Wen Yang  ½-½48 2001 TCh-CHN MenB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
2. G Jones vs Wen Yang  ½-½39 2001 WYB14B23 Sicilian, Closed
3. Wen Yang vs Yuan Jun  ½-½36 2001 TCh-CHN MenB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
4. Wen Yang vs Sun Qinan  0-157 2001 TCh-CHN MenC26 Vienna
5. A Tukhaev vs Wen Yang  0-149 2001 WYB14B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
6. L Cai vs Wen Yang  ½-½55 2001 TCh-CHN MenA04 Reti Opening
7. Lu Wei vs Wen Yang 1-072 2001 TCh-CHN MenA36 English
8. Wen Yang vs Wang Yue  0-135 2001 WYB14A04 Reti Opening
9. Huang Chengxin vs Wen Yang  0-146 2001 TCh-CHN MenA56 Benoni Defense
10. Wen Yang vs Lin Yi  1-030 2001 TCh-CHN MenB40 Sicilian
11. S Zilka vs Wen Yang  0-130 2001 WYB14B22 Sicilian, Alapin
12. Wen Yang vs Ding Liren  1-058 2001 TCh-CHN MenC00 French Defense
13. Song Bing vs Wen Yang 1-028 2001 TCh-CHN MenB50 Sicilian
14. Wang Tianyu vs Wen Yang  1-041 2001 TCh-CHN MenB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
15. Zhang Pengxiang vs Wen Yang  1-040 2005 Torch Real Estate Cup China Chess LeagueB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
16. Wen Yang vs I Vovk  1-037 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU18B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
17. Wen Yang vs S Poobesh Anand  ½-½32 2005 World Junior Championship (Boys)B30 Sicilian
18. Wen Yang vs A Tukhaev  1-038 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU18B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
19. E Moradiabadi vs Wen Yang  ½-½67 2005 World Junior Championship (Boys)A30 English, Symmetrical
20. Li Shilong vs Wen Yang  0-143 2005 Torch Real Estate Cup China Chess LeagueD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
21. M Rodshtein vs Wen Yang  ½-½50 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU18B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
22. J Carron vs Wen Yang  0-133 2005 World Junior Championship (Boys)D27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
23. Wen Yang vs Yifan Hou  ½-½24 2005 St Lorrain op 7thB65 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...Be7 Defense, 9...Nxd4
24. A Fier vs Wen Yang  0-147 2005 BELFORT YWCC BU18B47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
25. Wen Yang vs J Smeets  ½-½31 2005 World Junior Championship (Boys)B19 Caro-Kann, Classical
 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 263  PGN Download
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May-04-08  jonnymalk: China's newest grandmaster

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  wordfunph: GM Wen Yang chopped all his opponents for a 2993 TPR in Singapore Open..

will he make it 9 in a row?

Feb-10-11  BIDMONFA: Wen Yang

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