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Zhang Xiaowen
Zhang Xiaowen 
Zhang Xiaowen (right) and Gu Xiaobing.
Photo copyright © 2005 Frits Agterdenbos.
Number of games in database: 257
Years covered: 1999 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2307 (2348 rapid, 2265 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2437

Overall record: +98 -51 =104 (59.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 4 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (53) 
    B90 B92 B47 B30 B51
 Ruy Lopez (29) 
    C65 C84 C92 C96 C77
 Sicilian Najdorf (17) 
    B90 B92
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (15) 
    C84 C92 C96 C90 C99
 Caro-Kann (13) 
    B18 B12 B13 B11 B15
 Petrov (6) 
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (46) 
    C11 C07 C01 C05 C02
 King's Indian (28) 
    E92 E97 E81 E62 E63
 French (19) 
    C11 C00 C10 C12
 French Tarrasch (13) 
    C07 C05 C09
 Queen's Pawn Game (10) 
    A45 E10 A40 E00
 Queen's Gambit Declined (7) 
    D35 D37 D36
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Xu Tong vs Zhang Xiaowen, 2009 0-1
   Kieu Thien Kim Le vs Zhang Xiaowen, 2009 0-1
   W Doudou vs Zhang Xiaowen, 2012 0-1
   Zhang Xiaowen vs Kuang Yinghui, 2013 1-0
   C Heredia Serrano vs Zhang Xiaowen, 2009 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Chinese Championship (Women) (2011)
   8th Asian Continental Chess Championship (2009)
   Chinese Chess Championship (Women) (2012)
   Chinese Championship (Women) (2009)
   48th World Junior Championship (Girls) (2009)
   Chinese Championship (Women) (2013)
   Chinese Championship (Women) (2016)
   Chinese Championship (Women) (2015)
   Chinese Championship (Women) (2010)
   Chinese League (2011)
   Chinese Chess League (2017)
   Chinese Chess League (2016)
   Yinzhou Cup Women World Teams (2009)
   FIDE Women's World Team Championship (2011)
   Albena Open (2012)

   🏆 Abu Dhabi Masters
   Mohan Kushagra vs Zhang Xiaowen (Aug-10-19) 1/2-1/2
   Zhang Xiaowen vs Singhania Vatsal (Aug-09-19) 1/2-1/2
   Zhang Xiaowen vs Habib Adnan (Aug-08-19) 1/2-1/2
   Sambit Panda vs Zhang Xiaowen (Aug-07-19) 1/2-1/2
   Mahammad Muradli vs Zhang Xiaowen (Aug-05-19) 1-0

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(born Feb-24-1989, 32 years old) China

[what is this?]

WIM (2008); WGM (2009). Zhang was born in Shanghai and won the Asian Women's Continental Chess Championship outright with 9/11 (+7 =4), thereby earning her WGM title.


Wikipedia article: Zhang Xiaowen (chess player)

Last updated: 2018-05-04 02:22:18

 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 257  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Lagno vs Zhang Xiaowen  ½-½601999Wch U10 GirlsC01 French, Exchange
2. Yifan Hou vs Zhang Xiaowen  1-0462005Torch CupC18 French, Winawer
3. N Zdebskaja vs Zhang Xiaowen 1-0442005World Junior Championship (Girls)C19 French, Winawer, Advance
4. Zhang Xiaowen vs E Dudas  ½-½322005World Junior Championship (Girls)C05 French, Tarrasch
5. I Semenova vs Zhang Xiaowen  ½-½412005World Junior Championship (Girls)E81 King's Indian, Samisch
6. Zhang Xiaowen vs A Chaumont  1-0322005World Junior Championship (Girls)C11 French
7. M Guseva vs Zhang Xiaowen  1-0502005World Junior Championship (Girls)C05 French, Tarrasch
8. Zhang Xiaowen vs M Alimova  ½-½302005World Junior Championship (Girls)B06 Robatsch
9. M Chierici vs Zhang Xiaowen  0-1282005World Junior Championship (Girls)C00 French Defense
10. Zhang Xiaowen vs K Szczepkowska-Horowska  ½-½562005World Junior Championship (Girls)C84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
11. A Pourkashiyan vs Zhang Xiaowen  1-0502005World Junior Championship (Girls)C00 French Defense
12. N K Ortiz vs Zhang Xiaowen  1-0312005World Junior Championship (Girls)C02 French, Advance
13. Zhang Xiaowen vs Kuang Yinghui  1-0492008TCh-CHN w AC96 Ruy Lopez, Closed
14. Tan Zhongyi vs Zhang Xiaowen  1-0252008TCh-CHN w AA45 Queen's Pawn Game
15. Zhang Xiaowen vs J Low  1-0422008Malaysian OpenB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
16. P S Spiller vs Zhang Xiaowen  1-0392008Malaysian OpenA03 Bird's Opening
17. M Sabri vs Zhang Xiaowen  ½-½252008Malaysian OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
18. D Stojic vs Zhang Xiaowen  0-1472008Malaysian OpenC02 French, Advance
19. Zhang Xiaowen vs I Liong  1-0322008Malaysian OpenB15 Caro-Kann
20. Zhang Xiaowen vs C Castellano  0-1652008Malaysian OpenA00 Uncommon Opening
21. Zhang Xiaowen vs M Erowan  1-0312008Malaysian OpenB30 Sicilian
22. Xu Tong vs Zhang Xiaowen  1-0372008Malaysian OpenC01 French, Exchange
23. P Priya vs Zhang Xiaowen  ½-½472008Malaysian OpenC02 French, Advance
24. Zhang Xiaowen vs E Karavade 1-0322008Malaysian OpenB83 Sicilian
25. Qi Guo vs Zhang Xiaowen  ½-½4020098th Asian Continental Chess ChampionshipE92 King's Indian
 page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 257  PGN Download
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  whiteshark: Birthdate: 24-feb-1989

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  whiteshark: World Junior Championships 2005:
May-24-09  timhortons: WIM Zhang Xiaowen wins the women Asian Continental Chess Championship Chinese women dominate the event

WIM Zhang Xiaowen won the women section of the Asian Continental Chess Championship by a full point ahead of competition. WIM Zhang Xiaowen was leading through the whole event and finished with 9,0/11 without losing a single game.

To make the Chinese party full, the silver and bronze medals were taken by WGM Huang Qian with 8,0/11 and WFM Ding Yixin with 7,5/11.

Indian players had ups and downs in their performance, leading to slightly worse results than expected. WGM Meenakshi Subbaraman took fourth place after defeating compatriot WGM Mohota Nisha. She was deprived of a higher standing by IM Tania Sachdev, who defeated WGM Meenakshi Subbaraman in round 2 to finish 10th with 6,5/10. WGM Karavade Eesha was 8th with 7,0, while the Indian champion WGM Kruttika Nadig finished 31st with 5,0.

As we warned yous everal months ago, the fresh talent in Asia WFM Chardine Cheradee Camacho held strong players to spoil their performance. She had a notable win against WIM Bui Kim Le and draws against WIM Le Kieu Thien Kim, WGM Huang Qian, and WGM Nguyen Thi Thanh An to finish with 5,5 points.

Oct-18-09  Zitaxis:

born in Shanghai

Dec-06-10  BIDMONFA: Zhang Xiaowen

ZHANG, Xiaowen

Dec-07-10  DeltaHawk: she's hot
Dec-07-10  karp:

Is that Zhang Xiaowen?

Apr-29-11  BLarsen1967: <karp> Yes,indeed that's the Lovely Zhang Xiaowen,Chinese Champ.(w) 2011 - You must be a real Zhang Fan? Fan Zhang
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  cro777: WGM Zhang Xiaowen is playing for the Shangai team in the ongoing Chinese Chess League Division A. They call her a "Shangai Beauty".

(Zhang Xiaowen in today's 12th round of the Chinese Chess League.)

Her opponent was GM Bela Khotenashvili from Georgia who's playing for the Tianjin team.

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  cro777: A "Shanghai Beauty" WGM Zhang Xiaowen at the 2016 Chinese Chess League (Division A):

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  cro777: Getting Married!

WGM Zhang Xiaowen and the Chinese chess master Zhao Yu.

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