Huang Qian, 2012 in Istanbul
|Full name||Huang Qian|
July 18, 1986 |
|Title||Woman Grandmaster (WGM)|
|FIDE rating||2460 (August 2015)
(No. 20 ranked woman in the September 2013 FIDE World Rankings)
|Peak rating||2466 (October 2012)|
She is currently the 20th ranked female chess player in the world. She had previously been in the FIDE Top 20 Girls List from 2003–2006, having reached a peak of ninth position on the April 2006 list.
China Chess League
Huang was part of the Chinese women's team (with Zhao Xue, Hou Yifan, Ruan Lufei, Shen Yang) that won the First World Women's Team Chess Championship 2007 in Yekaterinburg. She scored of 4/4 (despite this 100% result she did not win Reserve board prize due to the limited number of games played).
- 36th Chess Olympiad (Women) in Calvià, Spain October 14–31, 2004; score 7.5/10
- China Women's Individual Championship Group A in Chongqing, China June 6–19, 2007; score 6.5/10
- 12th Asian Women Individual Championship in Tehran, Iran September 3–11, 2007; score 5.5/9