Never Withdraw from a Chess Tournament!

Chess Gaja newsletter

Hello everyone, Welcome to the May 2022 Chess Gaja Newsletter, and it’s me, your friend and coach GM, FT Priyadharshan Kannappan. In this month’s blog, I wanted to talk about withdrawing from chess tournaments and why it’s a bad thing to do! There is a prevalent habit that’s particular to the U.S. Chess scenario! That’s […]

Upcoming Texas Chess Tournaments – May 2022 : A Simple Guide

The United States Chess Federation (USCF) organizes various tournaments throughout the year. United States Chess Gaja members can find the Tournament details for May 2022. May Classical: Champion SectionsLocation: Plano, TexasDate: Sunday, May 1, 2022Organizer: Texas Chess CenterInformation Link: https://new.uschess.org/may-classical-champion-sections Chess at Smokestack 1948 #7Location: FORT WORTH, TexasDate: Sunday, May 1, 2022Organizer: Arlington Chess ClubInformation […]

Upcoming Indian Chess Tournaments – May 2022 : A Simple Guide

All India Chess Federation organizes various tournaments throughout the year, Indian Chess Gaja members can find the tournaments details of May 2022 below: 16th Late Sou. Meenatai Shirgaokar Memorial International FIDE Rating Womens Open Chess TournamentLocation: MaharashtraDate: May 1 – May 4, 2022Organizer: Maharashtra Chess AssociationInformation Link: https://secureservercdn.net/160.153.138.53/l3q.225.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/04/0001-1.pd 1st Rejoice CTF International Open FIDE Rapid […]

Upcoming UK Chess Tournaments – May 2022 : A Simple Guide

UK chess federation organizes various tournaments throughout the year, UK Chess Gaja members can find the tournaments details of May 2022 below: 2022 Online Grand Prix SeriesLocation: UKDate: May 1, 2022Information Link: https://www.englishchess.org.uk/2022-online-grand-prix-series/ Online Rapid Grand Prix Series 2Location: UKDate : May 15,2022Information Link : https://www.englishchess.org.uk/2022-online-grand-prix-series/ English Championships and English Women’s ChampionshipsLocation: Kenilworth, UKDate: Thursday, […]

182 rating gain by Nivaan in University of Houston Scholastic & Collegiate Chess Tournament!

Chess Tournament Prize Winning

Nivaan Debnath finished 4th in the University of Houston Scholastic & Collegiate Tournament held in Houston, Texas, on April 9, 2022. Nivaan had a very strong performance as he scored 4/5 in the “B” section of the tournament. The only defeat in the tournament for Nivaan was against the eventual winner of the section Nethul Manmitha Perera(USCF – 1737). […]