Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

Daniel Hanwen Gong
D Gong 
Number of games in database: 99
Years covered: 2014 to 2023
Last FIDE rating: 2240 (2186 rapid, 1972 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2319
Overall record: +44 -25 =30 (59.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

Repertoire Explorer
Most played openings
A45 Queen's Pawn Game (6 games)
A07 King's Indian Attack (6 games)
B42 Sicilian, Kan (5 games)
A15 English (4 games)
E71 King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3) (4 games)
A16 English (4 games)
B01 Scandinavian (4 games)
B03 Alekhine's Defense (3 games)
B30 Sicilian (3 games)
E70 King's Indian (3 games)

   🏆 130th New Zealand Congress
   D Gong vs H van Riemsdijk (Jan-10-23) 1/2-1/2
   N Croad vs D Gong (Jan-09-23) 1/2-1/2
   D Gong vs R J Dive (Jan-08-23) 1-0
   R W Smith vs D Gong (Jan-07-23) 0-1
   D Gong vs E Rains (Jan-06-23) 1-0

Search Sacrifice Explorer for Daniel Hanwen Gong
Search Google for Daniel Hanwen Gong
FIDE player card for Daniel Hanwen Gong

(born Jan-12-2003, 20 years old) New Zealand

[what is this?]

FIDE Master, National Arbiter and FIDE Instructor. New Zealand Champion in 2022.

At Chessgames he is User: IAmMe

Last updated: 2022-01-11 09:36:45

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 99  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. G Morrell vs D Gong 1-0472014New Zealand ChampionshipA15 English
2. D Gong vs J Duneas  0-1462014New Zealand ChampionshipB03 Alekhine's Defense
3. L Nicholls vs D Gong  0-1312014New Zealand ChampionshipB22 Sicilian, Alapin
4. D Gong vs H Bennett  0-1502014New Zealand ChampionshipA00 Uncommon Opening
5. H Milligan vs D Gong  ½-½242014New Zealand ChampionshipB42 Sicilian, Kan
6. D Gong vs M Meyer  ½-½282014New Zealand ChampionshipB06 Robatsch
7. D Gong vs Hao Jia  ½-½222014New Zealand ChampionshipB33 Sicilian
8. A Huang vs D Gong  1-0462014New Zealand ChampionshipB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
9. Short vs D Gong  1-0522014Short simul, 25b AucklandE70 King's Indian
10. D Gong vs X Zhao  0-1232015New Zealand OpenB01 Scandinavian
11. Singh Chauhan Chandraveer vs D Gong  0-1402015New Zealand OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
12. D Gong vs F Fuatai  1-0502015New Zealand OpenB03 Alekhine's Defense
13. G Thornton vs D Gong  1-0782015New Zealand OpenE70 King's Indian
14. D Gong vs R Boy  1-0412015New Zealand OpenB01 Scandinavian
15. L Timergazi vs D Gong  1-0512015New Zealand OpenE71 King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3)
16. D Gong vs M Schmitz  1-0252015New Zealand OpenC00 French Defense
17. F Zulfic vs D Gong  1-0242015New Zealand OpenB42 Sicilian, Kan
18. D Gong vs Robert Maris 1-0422015New Zealand OpenB01 Scandinavian
19. D Gong vs Alphaeus Wei Ern Ang  0-1372015George Trundle NZ Qualifiers (112963)B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
20. D Gong vs Hans Gao  ½-½882015George Trundle NZ Qualifiers (11296A15 English
21. J Duneas vs D Gong  ½-½542015George Trundle NZ Qualifiers (11296E70 King's Indian
22. D Gong vs G Morrell  ½-½182015George Trundle NZ Qualifiers (11296A10 English
23. D Gong vs Shenyue Li  1-0462015George Trundle NZ Qualifiers (11296B42 Sicilian, Kan
24. N Goodhue vs D Gong  ½-½272015George Trundle NZ Qualifiers (11296A01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
25. B Lim vs D Gong  0-1382015George Trundle NZ Qualifiers (11296B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 99  PGN Download
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Gong wins | Gong loses  

Kibitzer's Corner
Premium Chessgames Member
  perfidious: Wonder whether he is any relation to the family who own the store in this photo:

Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: He has just lost to GM Xue Zhao in the first round of the 2015 New Zealand Open.

See board 3.

Jan-11-22  Albertan: Daniel Gong wins New Zealand Chess Championship:


His current elo rating is 2269 and he has the FM title.

Jan-18-22  BIDMONFA: Daniel Hanwen Gong

GONG, Daniel

NOTE: Create an account today to post replies and access other powerful features which are available only to registered users. Becoming a member is free, anonymous, and takes less than 1 minute! If you already have a username, then simply login login under your username now to join the discussion.

Please observe our posting guidelines:

  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, duplicate, or gibberish posts.
  3. No vitriolic or systematic personal attacks against other members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No cyberstalking or malicious posting of negative or private information (doxing/doxxing) of members.
  6. No trolling.
  7. The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by moderators, create a false impression of consensus or support, or stage conversations, is prohibited.
  8. Do not degrade Chessgames or any of it's staff/volunteers.

Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.

Blow the Whistle

See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform a moderator.

NOTE: Please keep all discussion on-topic. This forum is for this specific player only. To discuss chess or this site in general, visit the Kibitzer's Café.

Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of, its employees, or sponsors.
All moderator actions taken are ultimately at the sole discretion of the administration.

Spot an error? Please suggest your correction and help us eliminate database mistakes!

Please report any bugs or enhancements at

Home | About | Login | Logout | F.A.Q. | Profile | Preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | New Kibitzing | Chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | Privacy Notice | Contact Us

Copyright 2001-2023, Chessgames Services LLC