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Li Ruofan
Number of games in database: 196
Years covered: 2001 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2323 (2363 rapid, 2263 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2396

Overall record: +46 -28 =41 (57.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 81 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Nimzo Indian (17) 
    E32 E29 E46 E40 E38
 Sicilian (9) 
    B78 B51 B50 B30 B47
 Orthodox Defense (9) 
    D63 D51 D52 D60 D58
 King's Indian (7) 
    E63 E90 E81 E62 E91
 Queen's Gambit Declined (7) 
    D31 D38 D30
 Slav (5) 
    D10 D11
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (21) 
    B28 B43 B42 B25 B40
 Ruy Lopez (16) 
    C65 C64 C84 C77 C91
 Queen's Pawn Game (12) 
    D02 A45 D00 E00 A40
 Queen's Indian (11) 
    E16 E15 E14 E12
 Sicilian Kan (9) 
    B43 B42
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (7) 
    C84 C96 C92 C91 C90
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Li Ruofan vs T Aye Win, 2008 1-0
   K Rybenko vs Li Ruofan, 2002 0-1
   N Mohota vs Li Ruofan, 2008 0-1

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

   🏆 World Blitz Championship (Women)
   E Doluhanova vs Li Ruofan (Dec-30-17) 0-1, blitz
   Li Ruofan vs S Vijayalakshmi (Dec-30-17) 1-0, blitz
   S Gvetadze vs Li Ruofan (Dec-30-17) 1-0, blitz
   Li Ruofan vs G Nakhbayeva (Dec-30-17) 0-1, blitz
   S Melia vs Li Ruofan (Dec-30-17) 1-0, blitz

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(born Apr-30-1978, 42 years old) China

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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.

Li was Asian women's champion in 2001 and Chinese women's champion in 2006.

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

Last updated: 2018-11-11 11:07:00

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 196  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Li Ruofan vs Yan Zhong  1-0342001TCh-CHN WomenB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
2. K Qin vs Li Ruofan  0-1562001TCh-CHN WomenB40 Sicilian
3. Li Ruofan vs Wang Yu  ½-½422001TCh-CHN WomenC55 Two Knights Defense
4. Liang Zhihua vs Li Ruofan  ½-½222001TCh-CHN WomenC69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
5. Li Ruofan vs N Chunhong  1-0452001TCh-CHN WomenB30 Sicilian
6. Wang Pin vs Li Ruofan  ½-½492001TCh-CHN WomenC65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
7. Wang Lei vs Li Ruofan  ½-½52001TCh-CHN WomenD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. Li Ruofan vs Y Xu  0-1282001TCh-CHN WomenB50 Sicilian
9. S Liu vs Li Ruofan ½-½42001TCh-CHN WomenC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
10. Gong Qianyun vs Li Ruofan  ½-½522001zt3.3 WomenD00 Queen's Pawn Game
11. Li Ruofan vs Xu Yuanyuan  1-0372001zt3.3 WomenB40 Sicilian
12. Wang Pin vs Li Ruofan  1-0692001zt3.3 WomenC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
13. Yu Ting vs Li Ruofan  1-0602001zt3.3 WomenC45 Scotch Game
14. Li Ruofan vs Zhou Guijue 1-0492001zt3.3 WomenB78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
15. Tan Zhongyi vs Li Ruofan  ½-½342001zt3.3 WomenE81 King's Indian, Samisch
16. Li Ruofan vs Ruan Lufei  1-0242001zt3.3 WomenC77 Ruy Lopez
17. Y Xu vs Li Ruofan 1-0602001zt3.3 WomenA07 King's Indian Attack
18. Li Ruofan vs Zhao Xue  1-0352001zt3.3 WomenB12 Caro-Kann Defense
19. Huang Qian vs Li Ruofan  1-0402001zt3.3 WomenE60 King's Indian Defense
20. Li Ruofan vs Wang Yu  1-0472001zt3.3 WomenC73 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
21. Zhu Chen vs Li Ruofan  1-0532001zt3.3 WomenD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
22. Li Ruofan vs Gu Xiaobing  1-0422001zt3.3 WomenB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
23. Li Ruofan vs R Hamid  1-03320019th Asian WomenB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
24. Li Ruofan vs B Thipsay  1-03520019th Asian WomenB12 Caro-Kann Defense
25. A Khegai vs Li Ruofan  1-03820019th 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
Premium Chessgames Member
  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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