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Wen Yang
Number of games in database: 378
Years covered: 2001 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2594 (2562 rapid, 2596 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2631

Overall record: +124 -69 =183 (57.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 2 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (40) 
    B92 B30 B53 B90 B31
 Queen's Pawn Game (20) 
    A45 E00 D02 D05 A41
 Slav (15) 
    D10 D15 D14 D17 D18
 Sicilian Najdorf (10) 
    B92 B90 B91
 Grunfeld (9) 
    D70 D72 D94 D80 D85
 Reti System (9) 
    A04 A06
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (31) 
    B31 B90 B48 B47 B52
 King's Indian (25) 
    E63 E97 E81 E92 E62
 Ruy Lopez (24) 
    C78 C67 C65 C84 C72
 Queen's Gambit Declined (11) 
    D30 D31 D37 D39 D35
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (9) 
    D27 D20 D23
 Slav (9) 
    D14 D11 D12 D15 D10
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Wen Yang vs V Artemiev, 2016 1-0
   Wen Yang vs Zilun Lan, 2017 1-0
   Wang Yue vs Wen Yang, 2015 0-1
   Xiu Deshun vs Wen Yang, 2012 0-1
   I V Kovalenko vs Wen Yang, 2015 1/2-1/2
   Wen Yang vs A Sirin, 2008 1-0
   Vaganian vs Wen Yang, 2009 0-1
   V Milov vs Wen Yang, 2009 0-1
   R Nolte vs Wen Yang, 2010 1/2-1/2
   Minghui Xu vs Wen Yang, 2019 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   9th HDBank Masters (2019)
   Chinese Championship (2017)
   Asian Individual Championship (2007)
   Asian Continental Chess Championship (2012)
   Chinese Championship (2015)
   World Junior Championship (2008)
   Chinese Chess League (2017)
   World Junior Championship (2006)
   Chinese Chess League (2016)
   Baku Open (2014)
   Belt and Road Hunan Open (2019)
   World Junior Championship (Boys) (2005)
   Aeroflot Open (2009)
   Qatar Masters (2014)
   10th Asian Individual Championship (2011)

   🏆 Belt and Road Hunan Open
   M Matlakov vs Wen Yang (Aug-06-19) 1-0
   Wen Yang vs S Bilguun (Aug-05-19) 1-0
   Yu Ruiyuan vs Wen Yang (Aug-04-19) 1/2-1/2
   Wen Yang vs Zeyu Xiang (Aug-03-19) 1-0
   Yuanhe Zhao vs Wen Yang (Aug-02-19) 1/2-1/2

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(born Jul-07-1988, 32 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 16; games 1-25 of 378  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Song Bing vs Wen Yang 1-0282001TCh-CHN MenB50 Sicilian
2. Wen Yang vs Lin Yi  1-0302001TCh-CHN MenB40 Sicilian
3. Lu Wei vs Wen Yang 1-0722001TCh-CHN MenA36 English
4. Wen Yang vs Sun Qinan  0-1572001TCh-CHN MenC26 Vienna
5. Sun Shipang vs Wen Yang  ½-½482001TCh-CHN MenB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
6. Wen Yang vs Ding Liren  1-0582001TCh-CHN MenC00 French Defense
7. Huang Chengxin vs Wen Yang  0-1462001TCh-CHN MenA56 Benoni Defense
8. L Cai vs Wen Yang  ½-½552001TCh-CHN MenA07 King's Indian Attack
9. Wen Yang vs Yuan Jun  ½-½362001TCh-CHN MenB82 Sicilian, Scheveningen
10. Wang Tianyu vs Wen Yang  1-0412001TCh-CHN MenB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
11. S Zilka vs Wen Yang  0-1302001WYB14B22 Sicilian, Alapin
12. Wen Yang vs Wang Yue  0-1352001WYB14A04 Reti Opening
13. A Tukhaev vs Wen Yang  0-1492001WYB14B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
14. G Jones vs Wen Yang  ½-½392001WYB14B25 Sicilian, Closed
15. Zhang Pengxiang vs Wen Yang  1-0402005Torch Real Estate Cup China Chess LeagueB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
16. Wu Wenjin vs Wen Yang  1-0262005Torch Real Estate Cup China Chess LeagueD97 Grunfeld, Russian
17. Li Shilong vs Wen Yang  0-1432005Torch Real Estate Cup China Chess LeagueD27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
18. Wen Yang vs Yifan Hou  ½-½242005St Lorrain op 7thB65 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...Be7 Defense, 9...Nxd4
19. Wen Yang vs A Brkic  1-0382005Wch U18B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
20. W Moranda vs Wen Yang  ½-½532005Wch U18B48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
21. J Stopa vs Wen Yang  1-0332005Wch U18B48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
22. Wen Yang vs I Vovk 1-0372005Wch U18B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
23. Deepan Chakkravarthy J vs Wen Yang  ½-½232005Wch U18B48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
24. Wen Yang vs D Sengupta  0-1342005Wch U18C02 French, Advance
25. Wen Yang vs A Tukhaev  1-0382005Wch U18B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
 page 1 of 16; games 1-25 of 378  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
May-04-08  jonnymalk: China's newest grandmaster

Premium Chessgames Member
  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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