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Family name WANG WANG
Given name Yue
Country / Region
CHN CHN - China
31 March 1987
Event List Chess Men's Basque Event
Chess Men's Blitz Event
Chess Men's Rapid Event
Is Grand Master Yes
World Ranking 25
Player's strength index 2723
Track record of achievements Chinese Grandmaster (2004). Champion of China in 2005. He began to learn chess at the tender age of 4 and has already an impressive list of achievements, such as being the winner of Group-12 in the 1997 Hao Li Lai Cup Tournament, Champion of Group-10 in the 1997 S. T. Lee Tournament and winning the event a year later. In the World Championship U12 in 1997, finished with a respectable third place and improved upon his performance by bringing home the World Championship title for U12 two years later. Other results: Chinese Championship 2004, Taiyuan GM 2005, Asian Championship 2006, 3rd; Manila Intl Open, 1st; Aeroflot Open 2007, 2nd; Capelle la Grande 2007,1st; Baku GP 2008, 1st-3rd; Reykjavik Open 2008, 1st-3rd; Chinese Ches King 2009, 1st; Yinzhou Cup 2011, 1st; Hastings Masters 2011-2012, 1st A participant in Olympiads since 2006. In 2006, he scored the second best rating performance with 2837 and 10 points out of 12.