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 […]

Vijay finishing 7th at $4000 Houston Chess Studio Open 2022

The $4,000 HOUSTON CHESS STUDIO OPEN was held from January 15-16, 2022, in Houston, TX, USA. 4 Students of ChessGaja participated in the tournament and tested their skills against the brightest players from all across the U.S, Below is the list of the 4 student participants: Sahithi participated in the U1600 section, She started strong but then, […]

“Vijay Wins Bronze Medal In The National Grade Championship”

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The 2021 National K-12 Grade Championships was held from December 3-5, 2021, in Orlando, Florida, USA. 6 Students of Chess Gaja participated in the tournament and tested their skills against the brightest players from all across the U.S in different age categories. Adithya participated in the 8th Grade section, scored a solid 5.5 out of […]

Vijay Anandh ties for first in 2021 Forester Open in Texas, USA

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The 2021 Forester Open is a prestigious event in the Texas area held from November 24-28, 2021. This year the event attracted 33 participants in the Open section and 84 participants in the Amateur section. We had 5 Chess Gaja academy students participate in the Amateur section, and the section had 7 rounds in total. So […]

Students Great Performance at Houston Summer Championship 2021

As the world of chess is returning to normalcy and over-the-board tournaments resuming at various places, the Houston Summer Chess Championship 2021 took place at Westin Galleria on 21st and 22nd August. This prestigious event saw five of our academy students fight it out on the board against a strong field of players. Among the […]