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Yang Wen
Y Wen 

Number of games in database: 453
Years covered: 2001 to 2023
Last FIDE rating: 2594 (2562 rapid, 2596 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2631
Overall record: +144 -81 =218 (57.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 10 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (49) 
    B30 B92 B31 B51 B53
 Queen's Pawn Game (22) 
    D02 A45 E00 A46 D05
 Slav (17) 
    D15 D14 D10 D17 D12
 English (12) 
    A15 A14 A13 A11
 Sicilian Najdorf (11) 
    B92 B91 B90
 Grunfeld (11) 
    D72 D94 D70 D73 D80
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (34) 
    B31 B90 B48 B22 B47
 Ruy Lopez (32) 
    C78 C67 C65 C84 C72
 King's Indian (29) 
    E97 E63 E61 E60 E76
 Queen's Gambit Declined (14) 
    D30 D31 D37 D35 D39
 Semi-Slav (10) 
    D43 D45 D44
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (9) 
    D27 D20 D23
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Y Wen vs V Artemiev, 2016 1-0
   D Xiu vs Y Wen, 2012 0-1
   Y Wen vs Zilun Lan, 2017 1-0
   Y Wen vs D Cawdery, 2022 1-0
   Y Wang vs Y Wen, 2015 0-1
   Milov vs Y Wen, 2009 0-1
   Vaganian vs Y Wen, 2009 0-1
   Y Wen vs A Sirin, 2008 1-0
   Kovalenko vs Y Wen, 2015 1/2-1/2
   L Yiping vs Y Wen, 2012 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   9th HDBank Masters (2019)
   Chinese Championship (2017)
   Golden Sands Open (2015)
   Chinese Team Championship (2015)
   Chinese Championship (2015)
   Asian Individual Championship (2007)
   World Junior Championship (2006)
   Asian Continental Chess Championship (2012)
   World Junior Championship (2008)
   Chinese Chess League (2017)
   Wch U18 (2005)
   Chinese Chess League (2016)
   Belt and Road Hunan Open (2019)
   Aeroflot Open (2009)
   World Junior Championship (2005)

   🏆 The Chinese League
   X Nie vs Y Wen (Jun-16-23) 1/2-1/2
   C Li vs Y Wen (Jun-15-23) 1/2-1/2
   Y Wen vs H Wang (Jun-11-23) 0-1
   Y Wen vs H Ni (Jun-08-23) 1/2-1/2
   S B Wang vs Y Wen (Jun-07-23) 1/2-1/2

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(born Jul-07-1988, 35 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 (chess player)

Last updated: 2017-07-07 02:39:24

 page 1 of 19; games 1-25 of 462  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Song Bing vs Y Wen 1-0282001Chinese Team ChampionshipB50 Sicilian
2. Y Wen vs Lin Yi  1-0302001Chinese Team ChampionshipB40 Sicilian
3. Lu Wei vs Y Wen 1-0722001Chinese Team ChampionshipA36 English
4. Y Wen vs Q Sun  0-1572001Chinese Team ChampionshipC26 Vienna
5. Sun Shipang vs Y Wen  ½-½482001Chinese Team ChampionshipB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
6. Y Wen vs Ding Liren  1-0582001Chinese Team ChampionshipC00 French Defense
7. Huang Chengxin vs Y Wen  0-1462001Chinese Team ChampionshipA56 Benoni Defense
8. L Cai vs Y Wen  ½-½552001Chinese Team ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
9. Y Wen vs Yuan Jun  ½-½362001Chinese Team ChampionshipB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
10. Wang Tianyu vs Y Wen  1-0412001Chinese Team ChampionshipB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
11. S Zilka vs Y Wen  0-1302001WYB14B22 Sicilian, Alapin
12. Y Wen vs Y Wang  0-1352001WYB14A04 Reti Opening
13. A Tukhaev vs Y Wen  0-1492001WYB14B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
14. G Jones vs Y Wen  ½-½392001WYB14B25 Sicilian, Closed
15. M Ragger vs Y Wen  1-0242003Wch U16B22 Sicilian, Alapin
16. P Zhang vs Y Wen  1-0402005Torch Real Estate Cup China Chess LeagueB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
17. Wu Wenjin vs Y Wen  1-0262005Torch Real Estate Cup China Chess LeagueD97 Grunfeld, Russian
18. Li Shilong vs Y Wen  0-1432005Torch Real Estate Cup China Chess LeagueD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
19. Y Wen vs Y Hou  ½-½242005St Lorrain op 7thB65 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...Be7 Defense, 9...Nxd4
20. Y Wen vs A Brkic  1-0382005Wch U18B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
21. W Moranda vs Y Wen  ½-½532005Wch U18B48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
22. J Stopa vs Y Wen  1-0332005Wch U18B48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
23. Deepan Chakkravarthy J vs Y Wen  ½-½232005Wch U18B48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
24. Y Wen vs I Haitin 1-0372005Wch U18B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
25. Y Wen vs Sengupta  0-1342005Wch U18C02 French, Advance
 page 1 of 19; games 1-25 of 462  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
May-04-08  jonnymalk: China's newest grandmaster

Dec-29-10  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

WEN, Yang

Jul-12-15  Poisonpawns: "maomaozhu" on ICC
Apr-03-19  sonia91: In 2018 Wen Yang won the Chinese championship (which <> for got to cover, sigh!) on tiebreak from Jinshi Bai, who recently won the Spring Chess Classic (B) (2019).

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