2014 ChessKid Online National Invitational, Rd. 2 Results

By FM FunMasterMike | Jun 7

The Third Annual ChessKid Online National Invitational Championship will take place June 6-8, 2014. The event will feature five sections of six players each. It is a round-robin with the time control of G/90 + 30 seconds per move.

Winners of each section will officially win a USCF National Championship and will earn $300 for chess lessons. All participants earn ChessKid.com and Chess.com gear, memberships and other prizes.

The schedule:

Round 1 - Friday, June 6 at 7 p.m. Eastern - click here for games

Round 2 - Saturday, June 7 at 11 a.m. Eastern

Round 3 - Saturday, June 7 at 5 p.m. Eastern

Round 4 - Sunday, June 8 at 11 a.m. Eastern

Round 5 - Sunday, June 8 at 5 p.m. Eastern

Live broadcasts will be at ChessKid TV for rounds 1, 2, 4 and Chess.com/TV for rounds 3 and 5.

Below you will find the results of Round 2 Games, played Saturday morning. Updated scores are in parantheses and include the results of round 2.

6 and Under | 8 and Under | 10 and Under | 12 and Under| Girls 13 and Under

6 and Under Section - Round 2 Results

Andrew Chen (0.5) - Vishnu Vanapalli (2.0) 0-1

Lucas Foerster-Yialamas (2.0) - Raphael Manahan (0.5) 1-0

Arthur Xu (0.0) - Anshul Gokul (1.0) 0-1

6 and Under Co-Leader Vishnu Vanapalli and TD NM Peter Giannatos, playing live at the Charlotte Chess Center & Scholastic Academy

6 and Under - Round 2 Games

Chen - Vanapalli

Foerster-Yialamas - Manahan

Xu - Gokul


8 and Under Section - Round 2 Results 

Benjamin Medina (0.5) - Chinguun Bayaraa (2.0) 0-1

Winston Ni (1.0) - Justin Wang (0.5) 1-0

Atreya Vaidya (1.0) - Andrew Tang (1.0) 1-0



8 and Under - Round 2 Games

Medina - Bayaraa

Ni - Wang

Vaidya - Tang


Under 10 Section - Round 2 Results 

Kevin Yang (1.0) - Anthony Ge (1.0) 1-0

Daniel Levkov (0.0) - Kevin Chor (2.0) 0-1

Ajay Krishnan (0.0) - Alexander Costello (2.0) 0-1

10 and Under - Round 2 Games

Yang - Ge
Levkov - Chor
Krishnan - Costello



12 and Under Section - Round 2 Results 

Ruifeng Li (1.5) - Alburt Lu (0.5) 1/2-1/2

Marcell Szabo (1.0) - Praveen Balakrishnan (1.5) 0-1

John Burke (1.5) - Michael Wang (0.0) 1-0

12 and Under - Round 2 Games

Li - Lu
Szabo - Balakrishnan

Burke - Wang



Girls 13 Section and Under - Round 2 Results 

Emily Nguyen (2.0) - Julia Sevilla (0.0) 1-0

Chenyi Zhao (1.0) - Anupama Rajendra (1.5) 0-1

Camille Kao (1.0) - Priya Trakru (0.5) 1/2-1/2


Girls 13 and Under - Round 2 Games

Nguyen - Sevilla
Zhou - Rajendra

Kao - Trakru