Ding Liren (19 years old) won the 2011 Chinese Championship with a tremendous 9/11 score (2867 performance). He had earlier won the 2009 Championship. In the 10th round, he won over Xu Deshun and won the Championship with a round to spare. He finished with a last round hard fought win over top seed Wang Yue.
Zhang Xiaowen won the women's section with 8.5/11.
2011 China Chess Individual Championships took place from March 30 to April 10, 2011 in Xinghua, Jiangsu Province, China. The time control was 90 minutes for the whole game with an increment of 30 seconds per move starting from move one.