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2013 Invitational Championship - Main Page

By PinkHamster | Jun 18, 2013

This is the main information page for the 2013 U.S. Invitational Championships, which is being played on Chess.com from June 14 through June 17, 2013. The tournament is a 4 section round-robin (everyone plays everyone else once) with 8 players in each section -- 32 total players. It is USCF-rated, and a national championship! The participants were invited based on their positions on the USCF top-100 lists of February 2013.

Each round will be broadcast live on ChessKid TV, so make sure to tune in!

This page includes:

Schedule ............ starting times of each round / ChessKid TV broadcast 
Rounds ..............all games can be found here, as well as the pairings
Standings ............updated after each round.
Video Recordings ...all live broadcasts will be viewable here after the fact.

Schedule

All round times given in EST (Easten Standard Time, GMT -5)

Friday, June 14........6pm [Round 1]
Saturday, June 15.....11am [Round 2], 5pm [Round 3]
Sunday, June 16.......11am [Round 4], 5pm [Round 5]
Monday, June 17.......11am [Round 6], 5pm [Round 7]

Rounds

Click the links below for each round to see all the games played that round, and the Pairings going into each round.

Round 1 | Round 2 | Round 3 | Round 4 Round 5 Round 6 Round 7 

Final Standings

Click Here for the Crosstables

Under 8 Section -  Final Standings

Name State Rating Pts
Daggupati, Balaji CA  1549 6
Chor, Kevin  AZ 1822 5
Vaidya, Atreya  TX 1684 4
Ni, Maggie  TX 1738 3½
Rishith, Susarla CA  1739 3½
Wu, Logan TN  1749 2½
Zhu, Harvey  TX  1668 2½
Hawthorn, Henry TX  1630 1

Under 10 Section - Final Standings

Name State Rating Pts
Yip, Carissa MA 1908 5
Stearman, Josiah CA 1927 4½
Ge, Anthony  CA 1869 4½
Paul, Justin VA 1893 4
Krishnan, Ajay  CA 1853 3½
Gu, Brian TX  1928 2½
Hawthorn, Charles TX 1795 2
Perkins, Joaquin CA 1770 2

Under 12 Section - Final Standings

Name State Rating Pts
Checa, Nicolas NY 2241 5½
Vasudeva, Tanuj CA 2117 5
Liu, Bovey TX  2181 4
Zheng, Andrew MD 2171 3½
Lu, Albert CA 2151 3
Szabo, Marcell WA 2058 3
Naguleswaran, Annorjan OH 2063 2
Xie, Luke OH 2076 2

Girls Under 13 Section - Final Standings

Name State Rating Pts
Eswaran, Ashritha CA 2121 6
Wang, Annie CA  2070 5
Ulrich, Rachel WI 2010 4
Feng, Maggie  OH 2020 3
Yu, Jennifer VA 1934 3
Arab, Kiana AZ 1956 2½
Devagharan, Devina TX 1880 2½
Nguyen, Emily TX 1904 2

Video Coverage

Video coverage will be done for each round, and can be found below.

Round 1 - June 14, 2013

Round 2 - June 15, 2013

Round 3 - June 15, 2013

Round 4 - June 16, 2013

Round 5 - June 16, 2013

Round 6 - June 17, 2013

Round 7 - June 17, 2013