Wang Rui (chess player)

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This is a Chinese name; the family name is Wang.
Wang Rui
Full name Wang Rui
Country  China
Born (1978-04-18) April 18, 1978 (age 39)[1]
Hebei, China
Title Grandmaster (2009)
International Master (IM)
Peak rating 2526 (July 2000)

Wang Rui (Chinese: 王锐; born April 18, 1978 in Hebei Province)[2] is a Chinese chess Grandmaster.

National team[edit]

Wang has competed in the China national chess team in the Chess Olympiad once at the 33rd Chess Olympiad in 1998 (games played 3: +2, =0, -1),[3] and once for the China "B" team at the Asian Team Chess Championships (1999) (games played 4: +1, =1, -2).[4]

GM title[edit]

He gained his three GM norms to become China's 28th grandmaster:[5]

  • (Oct 2005) World Championship Zonal 3.5 China in Beijing; score 7.0/9
  • (Nov 2006) 1st Gloria Macapagal Arroyo Cup Int Open in Manila; score 6.5/9
  • (Dec 2008) KL Open Chess Championship in Kuala Lumpur; score 7.0/9

China Chess League[edit]

Wang Rui plays for Hebei chess club in the China Chess League (CCL).[6]

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