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Russia vs China Match (Concluded)

Russia vs China Match 2009

Russia played China in a match in Sochi 14th-24th August 2009. The match was split between a men's match over 5 boards and a women's match over 5 boards. There were 5 classical games, 10 rapid games and 10 blitz games. Russia emerged the winner over all after winning by a big margin in the men's half of the match. China's women won their half of the match.

Results:

Men

Standard China 12 - Russia 13, Men Rapid China 21 Russia 29, Men Blitz China 20 Russia 30 Men's Match finishes China 53, Russia 72.

Women

Women Standard China 13.5 - Russia 11.5 Women Rapid China 25 Russia 25 Women Blitz China 28 Russia 22

Women's Match finishes China 66.5 Russia 58.5.

Total: China 119.5 - Russia 130.5

Russia vs China Match (Sochi RUS)
Sat 15th Aug 2009 - Mon 24th Aug 2009 - Official Site

RUS-CHN Men (10 players 5 Rds Schev Team ) - Games in PGN: Men Standard

RUS-CHN Women (10 players 5 Rds Schev Team ) - Games in PGN: Women Standard

Men Rapid (10 players 10 Rds DRR Team ) - Games in PGN: Men Rapid

Women Rapid (10 players 10 Rds DRR Team ) - Games in PGN: Women Rapid

Men Blitz (10 players 10 Rds DRR Team ) - Games in PGN: Men Blitz

Women Blitz (10 players 10 Rds DRR Team ) - Games in PGN: Women Blitz

RUS-CHN Men (10 players 5 Rds Schev Team ) - Games in PGN: Men Standard

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Total Men China 12 - Russia 13
Round 1 (August 15, 2009) China 2.5 - Russia 2.5
Ding Liren - Tomashevsky, Evgeny ½-½ 37 E17 Queens Indian
Nepomniachtchi, Ian - Ni Hua ½-½ 30 B33 Sicilian Sveshnikov
Timofeev, Artyom - Zhou Jianchao ½-½ 24 A22 English Opening
Vitiugov, Nikita - Bu Xiangzhi ½-½ 34 E53 Nimzo Indian
Wang Yue - Malakhov, Vladimir ½-½ 21 D15 Slav Defence
Round 2 (August 16, 2009) China 2 - Russia 3
Ni Hua - Timofeev, Artyom 1-0 44 B53 Sicilian Hungarian
Tomashevsky, Evgeny - Wang Yue 1-0 41 A29 English Four Knights
Bu Xiangzhi - Malakhov, Vladimir ½-½ 33 B36 Sicilian Maroczy Bind
Nepomniachtchi, Ian - Ding Liren ½-½ 32 C10 French Rubinstein
Zhou Jianchao - Vitiugov, Nikita 0-1 64 D38 QGD Ragozin
Round 3 (August 17, 2009) China 3 Russia 2
Tomashevsky, Evgeny - Bu Xiangzhi ½-½ 16 D94 Gruenfeld Closed
Ding Liren - Vitiugov, Nikita 1-0 41 D45 Anti-Meran Variations
Malakhov, Vladimir - Ni Hua 1-0 36 D45 Anti-Meran Variations
Wang Yue - Timofeev, Artyom 1-0 63 A84 Dutch
Zhou Jianchao - Nepomniachtchi, Ian ½-½ 27 D43 Anti-Meran Gambit
Round 4 (August 18, 2009) Russia 2.5 China 2.5
Malakhov, Vladimir - Zhou Jianchao ½-½ 58 A16 English Opening
Bu Xiangzhi - Nepomniachtchi, Ian ½-½ 43 A22 English Opening
Vitiugov, Nikita - Wang Yue ½-½ 36 D39 QGD Ragozin
Ni Hua - Tomashevsky, Evgeny ½-½ 13 C84 Ruy Lopez Centre Attack
Timofeev, Artyom - Ding Liren ½-½ 40 C10 French Rubinstein
Round 5 (August 19, 2009) Russia 3 China 2
Ding Liren - Malakhov, Vladimir 0-1 37 D15 Slav Defence
Nepomniachtchi, Ian - Wang Yue ½-½ 22 B33 Sicilian Sveshnikov
Ni Hua - Vitiugov, Nikita ½-½ 22 B52 Sicilian Rossolimo
Zhou Jianchao - Tomashevsky, Evgeny ½-½ 17 A38 English Symmetrical
Timofeev, Artyom - Bu Xiangzhi ½-½ 17 E25 Nimzo Indian Saemisch
Russia - China Match Standard Sochi (RUS), 15-19 viii 2009
Final Round 5 Standings
China12
1Wang Yue2736 | 2.5/5
2Bu Xiangzhi2702 || 2.5/5
3Ni Hua2701 ||| 2.5/5
4Ding Liren2530 |||| 2.5/5
5Zhou Jianchao2623 ||||| 2.0/5
Russia13
1Malakhov,V2707½½11½ 3.5/5
2Tomashevsky,E26891½½½½ 3.0/5
3Vitiugov,N2681½½½01 2.5/5
4Nepomniachtchi,I2632½½½½½ 2.5/5
5Timofeev,Arty26810½0½½ 1.5/5

RUS-CHN Women (10 players 5 Rds Schev Team ) - Games in PGN: Women Standard

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Women Total China 13.5 - Russia 11.5
Round 1 (August 15, 2009) China 3.5 - Russia 1.5
Gunina, Valentina - Xu Yuhua 1-0 36 E15 Queens Indian
Huang Qian - Tairova, Elena 1-0 45 D44 Anti-Meran Gambit
Ju Wenjun - Kosintseva, Nadezhda 1-0 64 E05 Catalan
Shen Yang - Romanko, Marina 1-0 57 E97 King's Indian Classical
Kosintseva, Tatiana - Zhao Xue ½-½ 52 C99 Ruy Lopez Chigorin
Round 2 (August 16, 2009) China 2 - Russia 3
Huang Qian - Gunina, Valentina 1-0 60 D16 Slav Lasker/Smyslov
Romanko, Marina - Ju Wenjun 1-0 45 B52 Sicilian Rossolimo
Tairova, Elena - Shen Yang 1-0 26 C50 Giuoco Piano
Kosintseva, Nadezhda - Zhao Xue 1-0 41 C95 Ruy Lopez Breyer
Xu Yuhua - Kosintseva, Tatiana 1-0 76 C92 Ruy Lopez Chigorin
Round 3 (August 17, 2009) China 3.5 - 1.5
Romanko, Marina - Huang Qian ½-½ 65 B01 Centre Counter
Xu Yuhua - Kosintseva, Nadezhda ½-½ 50 B19 Caro Kann
Zhao Xue - Tairova, Elena 1-0 27 D15 Slav Defence
Gunina, Valentina - Ju Wenjun 0-1 30 D75 Gruenfeld 3.g3
Kosintseva, Tatiana - Shen Yang ½-½ 55 C65 Ruy Lopez Berlin
Round 4 (August 18, 2009) China 2.5 Russia 2.5
Ju Wenjun - Kosintseva, Tatiana 1-0 43 B38 Sicilian Maroczy Bind
Shen Yang - Gunina, Valentina 1-0 50 D16 Slav Lasker/Smyslov
Tairova, Elena - Xu Yuhua 1-0 61 C10 French Rubinstein
Kosintseva, Nadezhda - Huang Qian ½-½ 48 B97 Sicilian Najdorf
Zhao Xue - Romanko, Marina 0-1 45 E97 King's Indian Classical
Round 5 (August 19, 2009) Russia 3 China 2
Huang Qian - Kosintseva, Tatiana ½-½ 50 D38 QGD Ragozin
Romanko, Marina - Xu Yuhua 0-1 61 C00 French Defence
Tairova, Elena - Ju Wenjun ½-½ 40 B20 Sicilian Wing Gambit
Shen Yang - Kosintseva, Nadezhda 0-1 40 D85 Gruenfeld Defence
Gunina, Valentina - Zhao Xue 1-0 27 A46 Queen's Pawn Opening
Russia - China Match Women Standard Sochi (RUS), 15-19 viii 2009
Final Round 5 Standings
Russia11.5
1Kosintseva,N2482 | 3.0/5
2Tairova,E2450 || 2.5/5
3Romanko,M2447 ||| 2.5/5
4Gunina,V2437 |||| 2.0/5
5Kosintseva,T2539 ||||| 1.5/5
China13.5
1Ju Wenjun24431½011 3.5/5
2Huang Qian2424½1½1½ 3.5/5
3Xu Yuhua2485½0101 2.5/5
4Shen Yang24530011½ 2.5/5
5Zhao Xue25440100½ 1.5/5

Men Rapid (10 players 10 Rds DRR Team ) - Games in PGN: Men Rapid

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Russia - China Match Rapid Sochi (RUS), 21-22 viii 2009
Final Round 10 Standings
Russia29
1Nepomniachtchi,I2632| 8.0/10
2Tomashevsky,E2689 || 7.0/10
3Timofeev,Arty2681 ||| 5.0/10
4Vitiugov,N2681 |||| 4.5/10
5Malakhov,V2707 ||||| 4.5/10
China21
1Wang Yue273610½½½½ 6.0/10
2Ni Hua2701½0½0½½11 4.5/10
3Bu Xiangzhi2702½0½0½½½0½1 4.0/10
4Ding Liren253000½0½½½1 3.5/10
5Zhou Jianchao262300001001½½ 3.0/10

Women Rapid (10 players 10 Rds DRR Team ) - Games in PGN: Women Rapid

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Russia - China Match Women Rapid Sochi (RUS), 21-22 viii 2009
Final Round 10 Standings
China25
1Ju Wenjun2443 | 7.0/10
2Xu Yuhua2485 || 6.5/10
3Huang Qian2424||| 5.0/10
4Zhao Xue2544 |||| 4.0/10
5Shen Yang2453 ||||| 2.5/10
Russia25
1Kosintseva,T253911½1110111 8.5/10
2Kosintseva,N2482½0½½01 5.5/10
3Romanko,M2447½000½01111 5.0/10
4Gunina,V2437000110½011 4.5/10
5Tairova,E2450000000½100 1.5/10

Men Blitz (10 players 10 Rds DRR Team ) - Games in PGN: Men Blitz

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Russia - China Match Blitz Sochi (RUS), 23 viii 2009
Final Round 10 Standings
China20
1Ni Hua2701 | 5.0/10
2Ding Liren2530 || 4.5/10
3Wang Yue2736 ||| 4.0/10
4Zhou Jianchao2623|||| 3.5/10
5Bu Xiangzhi2702 ||||| 3.0/10
Russia30
1Tomashevsky,E268911011101½1 7.5/10
2Malakhov,V2707½1½11110 6.5/10
3Vitiugov,N2681½010101111 6.5/10
4Nepomniachtchi,I2632½011½0½111 6.5/10
5Timofeev,Arty2681010100½0 3.0/10

Women Blitz (10 players 10 Rds DRR Team ) - Games in PGN: Women Blitz

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Russia - China Match Women Blitz Sochi (RUS), 23 viii 2009
Final Round 10 Standings
Russia22
1Gunina,V2437 | 6.0/10
2Kosintseva,N2482|| 5.5/10
3Kosintseva,T2539||| 5.0/10
4Romanko,M2447 |||| 3.0/10
5Tairova,E2450 ||||| 2.5/10
China28
1Xu Yuhua24850110011111 7.0/10
2Ju Wenjun244310½01111½1 7.0/10
3Zhao Xue254410101110 6.5/10
4Huang Qian24241001001010 4.0/10
5Shen Yang2453001000½½½1 3.5/10

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