Ding Wei (Go player)

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Ding Wei
Full nameDing Wei
ChineseTrad. 丁偉 Simp. 丁伟
PinyinDīng Wěi
Born (1979-05-16) May 16, 1979 (age 40)
Nanhua County, Chuxiong, Yunnan, China
ResidenceChina China
Turned pro1992
Rank9 dan
AffiliationChinese Weiqi Association

Ding Wei (born 16 May 1979 in Nanhua County, Chuxiong, Yunnan) is a Chinese professional Go player.


In 1992, Ding became a professional. He advanced a rank every year until 2001, when he reached 8 dan. After six years, he reached his current rank of 9 dan.

In 1997, Ding won his first title, the National Go Individual. His second and latest title came in 2000, when he won the CCTV Cup.

Past titles and runners-up[edit]

Title Years Held
Current 2
China CCTV Cup 2000
China National Go Individual 1997
Title Years Lost
Current 5
China Xinan Wang 2003
China CCTV Cup 2002
China Tianyuan 2001
China Xinren Wang 2000
China National Go Individual 1999


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