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Li Ruofan
Number of games in database: 216
Years covered: 1993 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2323 (2363 rapid, 2263 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2396

Overall record: +51 -35 =47 (56.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 83 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Nimzo Indian (17) 
    E32 E29 E46 E38 E40
 Sicilian (12) 
    B78 B30 B40 B81 B51
 Queen's Gambit Declined (9) 
    D31 D38 D30
 Orthodox Defense (9) 
    D63 D58 D56 D50 D52
 King's Indian (7) 
    E90 E63 E81 E62 E91
 English (5) 
    A17 A10 A15
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (23) 
    B28 B43 B42 B25 B40
 Ruy Lopez (17) 
    C65 C92 C84 C64 C75
 Queen's Pawn Game (13) 
    D02 A45 E00 D00 E10
 Queen's Indian (12) 
    E16 E15 E12 E14
 Sicilian Kan (10) 
    B43 B42
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (8) 
    C92 C84 C90 C96 C91
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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
   Eiman Fallatah vs Li Ruofan, 2017 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Asian-ch (Women) 9th (2001)
   Japfa WGM (2008)
   World Cup (Women) (2002)
   Chinese Team Championship (Women) (2001)
   Malaysian Open (2008)
   Baku Olympiad (Women) (2016)
   Istanbul Olympiad (2012)
   Qatar Masters (2015)

   🏆 TCh-CHN
   Li Ruofan vs Tingjie Lei (Dec-07-19) 0-1
   L Javakhishvili vs Li Ruofan (Aug-20-19) 1-0
   Li Ruofan vs N Dzagnidze (Aug-24-18) 1/2-1/2
   Li Ruofan vs S Mareco (Mar-10-18) 0-1
   Li Ruofan vs Zainab Ali Al Durazi (Dec-30-17) 1-0, blitz

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(born Apr-30-1978, 44 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 9; games 1-25 of 217  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E Danielian vs Li Ruofan  1-0271993Wch U16 GirlsD02 Queen's Pawn Game
2. Li Ruofan vs E Danielian  0-1381996Wch U20 GirlsB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
3. G Lnenickova vs Li Ruofan  ½-½271997Wch U20 GirlsC92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
4. Li Ruofan vs A Zatonskih  0-1341997Wch U20 GirlsB33 Sicilian
5. Li Ruofan vs Yan Zhong  1-0342001Chinese Team Championship (Women)B81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
6. K Qin vs Li Ruofan  0-1562001Chinese Team Championship (Women)B40 Sicilian
7. Li Ruofan vs Wang Yu  ½-½422001Chinese Team Championship (Women)C55 Two Knights Defense
8. Liang Zhihua vs Li Ruofan  ½-½222001Chinese Team Championship (Women)C69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
9. Li Ruofan vs N Chunhong  1-0452001Chinese Team Championship (Women)B30 Sicilian
10. Wang Pin vs Li Ruofan  ½-½492001Chinese Team Championship (Women)C65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
11. Wang Lei vs Li Ruofan  ½-½52001Chinese Team Championship (Women)D37 Queen's Gambit Declined
12. Li Ruofan vs Y Xu  0-1282001Chinese Team Championship (Women)B50 Sicilian
13. S Liu vs Li Ruofan ½-½42001Chinese Team Championship (Women)C68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
14. Gong Qianyun vs Li Ruofan  ½-½522001zt3.3 WomenD00 Queen's Pawn Game
15. Li Ruofan vs Xu Yuanyuan  1-0372001zt3.3 WomenB40 Sicilian
16. Wang Pin vs Li Ruofan  1-0692001zt3.3 WomenC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
17. Yu Ting vs Li Ruofan  1-0602001zt3.3 WomenC45 Scotch Game
18. Li Ruofan vs Zhou Guijue 1-0492001zt3.3 WomenB78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
19. Tan Zhongyi vs Li Ruofan  ½-½342001zt3.3 WomenE81 King's Indian, Samisch
20. Li Ruofan vs Ruan Lufei  1-0242001zt3.3 WomenC77 Ruy Lopez
21. Y Xu vs Li Ruofan 1-0602001zt3.3 WomenA07 King's Indian Attack
22. Li Ruofan vs Zhao Xue  1-0352001zt3.3 WomenB12 Caro-Kann Defense
23. Huang Qian vs Li Ruofan  1-0402001zt3.3 WomenE60 King's Indian Defense
24. Li Ruofan vs Wang Yu  1-0472001zt3.3 WomenC73 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
25. Zhu Chen vs Li Ruofan  1-0532001zt3.3 WomenD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
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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.
Jun-03-11  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

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