Priyansh Garg

Students Make Chess Gaja Proud!

The Houston Fall Championship 2021 was a 2-day tournament (October 16-17, 2021) ​held in the Westin Galleria Houston. 33 players competed in the Amateur section and 48 players in the Reserve section. All the Chess Gaja students scored really well and achieved amazing results! Championship Section Vijas Srinivas Anandh was consistent in his performance and …

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Students Shine Again At 2021 Texas Fall Open

Two Chess Gaja students played in the 2021 Texas Fall Open (Amateur section) and did extremely well. 31 players played in the 7-round classical tournament. Priyansh Garg scored 5 points and his impressive performance secured him the second position in the tournament. He increased his USCF rating from 1713 to 1755, gaining 42 points. He …

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Priyansh Garg Wins the Texas August Scholarship Event (K-12 Blitz)

Priyansh Garg, a student of Chess Gaja, participated in a couple of USCF rated tournaments – Texas August Scholarship Event (K-12 Blitz) and Texas August Scholarship Event (K-12 Championship). At the end of the blitz tournament, he stood first as the sole leader, scoring 4 points out of 5, only losing one match against Logan …

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Priyansh Garg scores 3.5/5 in DFW FIDE Reserve 6 and gains 50 USCF points

2021 DFW FIDE Reserve 6 tournament was held on August 14-15, 2021, in Dallas, Texas. Chess Gaja academy student Priyansh Garg participated and scored 3.5/5 in the final standings. The highlight of Priyansh’s performance is that he started the event with a USCF rating of 1524 and ended the event with 1574! A whopping 50 …

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Priyansh Garg’s scintillating performance of 199 rating point gain!

Priyansh Garg, coached by GrandMaster Priyadharshan and FIDE Instructor Swaraj in Chess Gaja Academy, recently participated in the Arlington Chess Club Open #56 and finished sixth in a field that consisted of 22 players. The most remarkable aspect of his performance was that he stayed unbeaten throughout the tournament, making 2 wins and 2 draws …

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