Ding Liren

Chinese grandmaster and current World Chess Champion

Ding Liren (born 1992) is a Chinese chess grandmaster. He won the Chinese Chess Championship in 2009.[1][2] On 6 June 2009, at the age of 16, he became the youngest ever person to win the national title. In October 2009.

Ding Liren
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Ding.

In April 2011, Ding won the Chinese Championship for a second time.[3]

He has been world champion since 2023.

References change

  1. Casa do Xadrez
  2. "Chinese Championship – decision by default". Retrieved 2022-06-30.
  3. "2011 Chinese Championship Ding Liren and Zhang Xiaowen win!". ChessBase.com. 2011-04-11. Retrieved 30 June 2022.