Check out the Results of TCR: Fall Championship 2022

The Chess Refinery conducted TCR: Fall Championship 2022 from October 8 – 9, 2022 in Houston, Texas. Chess Gaja students Vaseegaran and Vijay participated in this competition under the championship section. Vaseegaran finished 5th in the championship section with a score of 3.5 out of 5 with 3 wins, 1 loss, and 1 draw. Notably, […]

Check Out USCF Ranking of Chess Gaja Students

Last month, we wrote about how our US students were ranked in the US Chess Top lists for their respective age categories, and we wanted to continue reporting on those stats for May 2022! The stats are as follows : In the U – 7 and under Category – We have one student. In the U-9 Category […]

Great Performance in National Elementary Championship (2022)

US Chess Federation conducted the 2022 National Elementary (K-6) Championship in Columbus, Ohio, on May 13 – 15. Chess Gaja students Neil, Saatvik, Siddharth and Anish participated in this tournament. Neil participated under K – 6 championship categories and won four matches out of seven, managed to draw one game, and lost two matches against […]

Check out the Results from DFW FIDE PREMIER 3

Dallas Chess Club conducted 2022 DFW FIDE PREMIER 3 in Irving, Texas, on May 6 – 8, 2022. Chess Gaja Students Neil and Gurugrahan participated in the Reserve section of this tournament. Neil was positioned at third place in the point table with three wins out of five games, one draw, and a loss against […]

Great Performance By Vaseegaran At The 2022 k-8 National Championship

Seven of our Chess Gaja students participated in National Middle School (K-8) Championship this weekend in Grapevine, Texas. Over 900 competitors from 38 states participated in this Tournament. Our student Vaseegaran, after his strong start with a win in his 1st round, had a bit of struggle in his second game against Aayush, but he made up for the […]

US Chess Federation Top Rankings – Chess Gaja Student Stats! April 2022

USCF Chess Gaja rankings

Last month, we wrote about how our US students were ranked in the US Chess Top lists for their respective age categories, and we wanted to continue reporting on those stats for April 2022! In the U-7 or below Age Category, we have Saatvik – Ranked 79th. In the U-9 age category, We have 3 students in the top 30 in […]

Reyaan shows a great performance in his 1st ever tournament!

Reyaan Jones Switzerland Chess

Reyaan Jones, a student of Chess Gaja academy, participated in the Junior Rapid Chess Tournament, an event part of the Swiss Young Masters festival. The event was a 9 round rapid event held on April 16, 2022, in Basel, Switzerland. The tournament attracted 57 participants, and Chess Gaja student Reyaan Jones played in his first-ever […]

Student Performance in 2022 DFW FIDE Premier 2 at Irving, Texas

Collage of Chess Gaja students

Four of our Chess Gaja students participated in the Reserve section of the DFW FIDE Premier 2 at Irving, Texas, from 01 April 2022 to 03 April 2022. Our student Neil Lad scored 3.5/5 points in the tournament. Neil had a tough competition with the opponents but came up with 3 wins in the tournament. Anish Krishnan scored 3/5 […]

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). […]

Results of Sunday Swiss Tournament in Texas, USA!

Three of our Chess Gaja students participated in the Sunday Swiss Tournament held on March 27 in Houston, Texas. Vijay Anandh Srinivas performed extraordinarily and scored a 100% in the tournament. He scored 3/3 and secured first place in the tournament. His extraordinary performance made him gain a rating of 45. This made Vijay move […]