Masterclass Bio | WGM Jilin Zhang

  • First represented China in the World Youth Chess Festival in 1996.
  • Played three times at the World Girls U-20 Championship in 2004, 2005 and 2006, finishing in the top ten on all three occasions.
  • In June 2007, she qualified for the Woman Grandmaster title. 
  • In 2008 Zhang qualified from the Chinese Zonal tournament to play in the Women’s World Chess Championship in Russia.
  • In the China Chess League, Zhang won the gold medal in 2007 and 2010.
  • She was awarded the International Arbiter title in 2010.
  • In August 2017, Zhang switched her national federation from China to Australia.
  • In 2018 Zhang was selected to play for the Australian team at the Batumi Chess Olympiad.

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