Chess Gaja Students USCF Ranking

Being ranked in the top 100 list of your country is a big deal, and through this blog we are happy to share some stats on how our Chess Gaja students are ranked in the top 100 of the US Chess Rankings for their respective age categories!,com_top_players/Itemid,371/ Let’s say Hello to some stats In […]

Vaseegaran Performed Great in State Chess Championship

Vaseegaran Nandhakumar Scored 6 points securing the First place in the K-8 Kansas State Chess Championship 2022 with a rating point of 2048. Vaseegaran played outstandingly among 93 students in the tournament and reached the top of the chart .For more details on Vaseegaran Nandhakumar’s victory in Kansas State Chess visit : We wish […]

SaiKarunya – Great performance in State Scholastic Chess Tournament

We would like to congratulate our Chess Gaja Student SaiKarunya, who participated in the 2022 Alabama State Scholastic Individual Championship Tournament on the 12th of March. He participated in the Elementary championship section and scored 3.5/4 points securing the first position in the tournament. Sai is going to play a tiebreaker with 2 other players […]

Saathvik and Sahithi – Great performance in the 2022 DFW FIDE Premier

Chess Gaja Academy Students Saathvik and Sahithi Participated in 2022 DFW FIDE Premier I, conducted from 04.03.2022 – 06.03.2022 in Irving, Texas. Saathvik scored 4.5/5 in the tournament and won the tournament in style! His fantastic performance netted him 48 rating points and took his rating to 1777. It must also be noted that Saathvik has […]

Prahalad Pinapala – Played Strong in District Level

Prahalad scored 4/5 points in the District Level Chess Tournament conducted by King Maker Chess Academy, Tindivanam. His outstanding performance placed him 4th in the Under 13 age category. We wish Prahalad the best for his upcoming matches.

Chess Gaja Students Great Performance In US Class Championship – 2021

Saathvik Dasari chess

Chess Gaja Academy students participated in the 13th Annual Southwest Class Championships held at Fort Worth, Texas, USA, from February 17-21, 2022. The tournament was divided into 7 sections, and we had 8 Chess Gaja students participate in 4 sections of the tournament. In the Expert section, Vaseegaran Nandhakumar scored 5/7 points and tied for […]

Student Results from the $1000 for the ABC Tournament!

Vijay Anandh Chess

3 Chess Gaja Academy students participated in the $1000 for the A B C tournament held by The Poison Pawns Chess Club in Houston, Texas, on February 5-6, 2022. Vijay Anandh tied for first with two other players in the event scoring 3.5/4 points. Vijay was held an upset draw in Round 1 by Brandon Sustento (USCF […]

602 rating point gain by Saatvik Agarwal!

Saatvik Agarwal of ChessGaja participated in the following tournaments had some fantastic performances to increase his USCF rating by 602 points.– Sunday Swiss was held on January 30, 2022, in Carrollton, Texas, USA – NTCA 10TH MLK, JR SCHOLASTIC (TX) was held on January 17, 2022, in Carrollton, Texas, USA– ARLINGTON CHESS CLUB OPEN 60 (TX) […]

Neil finished 5th at Arlington Chess Club Open, USA

The Arlington Chess Club Open 60 was held from January 8, 2022, in Arlington, Texas, USA. Neil Lad of Chess Gaja participated in the tournament and tested his skills against the brightest players from all across the U.S in the open category. Neil scored a remarkable 3.0 out of 4 points and finished 5th in […]

Saikarunya finished 6th at MLK Scholastic (K-12) Chess Tournament 2022

The MLK Scholastic (K-12) Chess Tournament was held from January 15, 2022, in Helena, AL, USA. Saikarunya of Chess Gaja participated in the tournament and tested his skills against the brightest players from all across the U.S in the MLK Premiere Section. This was a great result for Saikarunya as he gained 12 USCF rating […]