Academy Tournament Result

Combined Tournament for Singaporean and Malaysian Batches

A combined tournament was held exclusively for Chess Gaja students from Singapore and Malaysia on October 15, 2021. Thirty-one students participated in the 5+2 blitz tournament. The tournament was won by Vairavan, winning nine out of ten games and scoring an impressive 18 points. He had a performance rating of 1670. The only game he …

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Shawnak wins Silver in U-14 North American Youth Chess Championship

Shawnak Sivakumar, student of Grand Master Priyadharshan Kannappan in the academy, won the Silver medal in the U-14 category of North American Youth Chess Championships 2021, held in Chicago, USA, from August 16-21, 2021. Starting as the 13th seed, Shawnak scored 6.5 points out of 9 rounds and finished 2nd in the final standings. Shawnak …

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