Xue Zhao

  • First Name:  Xue
  • Last Name: Zhao
  • Country: CHINA
  • FIDE ID#: 8601283
  • Peek Rating: 2584
  • Peek World Ranking: 3
  • Date of Birth: 06/04/ 1985
  • Birthplace: Shandong of CHINA
  • Height: 5 feet 4 inches
  • Title(s): GM
  • Top 3-5 accomplishments:
    • Olympic champion as a member of Chinese team (35th Chess Olympiad in Bled in 2002) best performance among woman players and gold medal of board 4.
    • Olympic champion as a member of Chinese team (36th Chess Olympiad in Calvia in 2004) and gold medal of board 3.
    • 3-times winners of Women’s World Team Championship ( 2007, 2009, 2011)
    • 1st place in FIDE Women’s Grand Prix tournament at Nalchik, Russia in 2011 with 9.5/11
    • 1st place in SportAcoord Mind Games 2013 (Basque chess)
  • Started playing Chess at age: 8 years old
  • Favorite game(s):
    • Zhao Xue—Harika Dronavalli
    • WCh under 20, girls, Goa, Idia 2002
    • Zhao Xue—Kosintseva N
    • FIDE Women’s Grand Prix tournament at Nalchik, Russia 2011
  • Favorite Movie(s): Life is beautiful, To live
  • Favorite Book(s): Fu Lei letter, Walking in life, The ninth widow, The Reader
  • Hobbies: Swimming\Yoga \Traveling\Watching movies\shopping
  • Started playing Chess at age: 8 years old
  • First local tournament at age: 8 years old
  • First international tournament at age: 11 years old
  • # of countries visited: 35
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