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Seven GM's to play in the 2015 Annual New Jersey Open Championship

The 2015 New Jersey Open Championship is attracting top talent and promising to be an exciting event.   In addition to co-champions GM Joel Benjamin and  GM Alex Stripunsky, five other GM's committed to play in the event. Alex Stripunsky Joel Benjamin Mike Rohde John Fedorowicz Maxim Dlugy Alex Fishbein Mackenzie Molner Below is the tournament information: A Heritage Event! USCF Junior GrandRead More

NJ IM Akshat Chandra Wins US Junior Championship

  Dominant performance for the New Jersey representative at the US Junior Championship,   International Master Akshat Chandra of Iselin, NJ cleared first, while FIDE Master Arthur Shen of Edison, NJ finished third ahead of a strong field of players. Final Standing Name State Rating Points 1 AKSHAT CHANDRA NJ 2588 7.0 2 JEFFERY XIONG TX 2616 6.5 3 ARTHUR SHEN NJ 2475 6.0 4 RUIFENG LI TX 2502 5.0 5 MICHAEL H BODEK NY 2535 4.5 6 YIAN LIOU CA 2501 4.5 7 LUKE HARMON-VELLOTTI ID 2542 3.5 8 AWONDERRead More

USAE Prize Winners

U2200 Section: 1st – Michael Yen 2nd – Vinko Rutar 3rd – Andy Chen 4th – Sam Sloan 5th – Alan Gu Top Under 13 – David Zhurbinsky Top Under 16 – Ryan Feng Top Senior – Timothy Hall U2000 – Taran Idnani U1900 – Stanley Liu U1800 – Eddy Tian   U1800 Section: 1st – Yassamin Ehsani 2nd – Ankit Raparthi 3rd – Dilsher Maini 4thRead More