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Chess is a two-player strategy board game played on a chessboard, a checkered gameboard with 64 squares arranged in an 8×8 grid.
China is a major chess power, with the women's team winning silver medals at the Olympiad in 2010, 2012, and 2014; the men's team winning gold at the 2014 Olympiad, and the average rating for the country's top ten players second in the FIDE rankings at the end of 2014.
The Chess Olympiad is a biennial chess tournament in which teams from all over the world compete.
Chessmetrics is a system for rating chess players devised by Jeff Sonas.
China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.
The People's Republic of China (PRC) first competed at the Chess Olympiads in 1978 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
This article details the results of the China national chess team.
The Chinese Chess Championship is the annual individual national chess championship of China.
Chinese people are the various individuals or ethnic groups associated with China, usually through ancestry, ethnicity, nationality, citizenship or other affiliation.
The World Chess Federation, FIDE (Fédération Internationale des Échecs), awards several performance-based titles to chess players, up to and including the highly prized Grandmaster title.
The Fédération Internationale des Échecs (FIDE) is the organization that governs international chess competition.
New In Chess (NIC) is a chess magazine that appears eight times a year with chief editors International Grandmaster Jan Timman and Dirk Jan ten Geuzendam.
Qin Kanying (born 2 February 1974) is a Chinese chess player who holds the FIDE title of Woman Grandmaster (WGM).
Wang is the pinyin romanization of the Chinese surnames 王 (Wáng) and 汪 (Wāng).
Wang Lei (born February 4, 1975 in Shanghai) is a Chinese chess player holding the title of Woman Grandmaster (WGM).
Xie Jun (born October 30, 1970) is a Chinese chess grandmaster.
Xu Yuanyuan (born March 8, 1981) is a Chinese WGM-titled chess player.