Labor Day 2021 GM/IM Norm Invitational

September 2-7, 2021

GM A
 Name: KAMIL DRAGUN
Current Rating: 2555
Title: GM
POL 
2019 Polish National Champion, 2018 Chess Olympiad representative (4th place). Student and chess player at University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. 5th CCCSA Norm Invitational.
 Name: CEMIL CAN ALI MARANDI
Current Rating: 2530
Title: GM
TUR 
 Name: TANGUY RINGOIR
Current Rating: 2479
Title: GM
BEL 
 Name: IRAKLI BERADZE
Current Rating: 2479
Title: IM
GEO 
 Name: CHRISTOPHER YOO
Current Rating: 2466
Title: GM
USA 
 Name: ARTHUR GUO
Current Rating: 2446
Title: IM
USA 
2021 National Open Champion (1st GM norm), Panamerican Youth Champion, Panamerican Junior Co-champion. 6th CCCSA Norm Invitational.
 Name: SAFAL BORA
Current Rating: 2423
Title: IM
USA 
 Name: ALEKSANDR OSTROVSKIY
Current Rating: 2416
Title: IM
USA 
3-time New York State Champion, 1 GM norm. 14th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: KYRON GRIFFITH
Current Rating: 2401
Title: IM
USA 
Earned 2nd IM norm at CCC Norm Invitational. 3rd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: DIMITAR MARDOV
Current Rating: 2356
Title: IM
USA 
#2 rated 13-year-old in the US. 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.
GM B
 Name: NIKOLAS THEODOROU
Current Rating: 2569
Title: GM
GRE 
 Name: MAGESH PANCHANATHAN
Current Rating: 2500
Title: GM
IND 
 Name: ANDREW HONG
Current Rating: 2494
Title: GM
USA 
 Name: MARK PARAGUA
Current Rating: 2475
Title: GM
PHI 
 Name: JOSHUA SHENG
Current Rating: 2465
Title: GM
USA 
2016 North American Junior Champion, earned 2nd GM norm at CCC Norm Invitational. 5th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: JUSTIN WANG
Current Rating: 2463
Title: IM
USA 
 Name: THOMAS ROUSSEL-ROOZMON
Current Rating: 2462
Title: GM
CAN 
 Name: KASSA KORLEY
Current Rating: 2411
Title: IM
DEN 
Held the record for youngest African-American National Master in history, chess streamer with 2 GM norms (1 earned at CCC Norm Invitational). 18th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: TIANQI WANG
Current Rating: 2368
Title:
USA 
7 IM norms (5 from CCC Norm Invitationals). 17th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: LEVY ROZMAN
Current Rating: 2353
Title: IM
USA 
"GothamChess" is a popular chess streamer (567K followers) and Youtuber (1.46M subscribers). 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.
IM C
 Name: MING LU
Current Rating: 2387
Title:
USA 
#9 rated 15-year-old in the US, 1 IM norm (from CCCSA Norm Invitational). 3rd CCCSA Norm Invitational.
 Name: LIAM PUTNAM
Current Rating: 2331
Title: FM
USA 
 Name: GABRIELA ANTOVA
Current Rating: 2313
Title: FM
BUL 
 Name: SANDEEP SETHURAMAN
Current Rating: 2286
Title: FM
USA 
 Name: PABLO DELLA MORTE
Current Rating: 2286
Title: IM
ARG 
 Name: ROBERTO MARTIN DEL CAMPO
Current Rating: 2285
Title: IM
MEX 
World Chess Olympiad Gold Medalist (4-time representative), 2 draws with former World Champion Vishy Anand. 25th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: ROBBY ADAMSON
Current Rating: 2266
Title: FM
USA 
Denker Tournament of High School Champions winner with 3 IM norms, peak ratings 2378 FIDE, 2447 USCF. 10th CCCSA Norm Invitational.
 Name: OLADAPO ADU
Current Rating: 2204
Title: IM
NGR 
Represented Nigeria at the World Chess Olympiad and Chess World Cup. 2nd CCCSA Norm Invitational.
 Name: JAMES CANTY
Current Rating: 2190
Title: FM
USA 
#8 rated player in Michigan, chess streamer. 6th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: JULIAN PROLEIKO
Current Rating: 2122
Title:
USA 
St. Louis native. 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.
IM D
 Name: ULVI BAJARANI
Current Rating: 2435
Title: GM
AZE 
 Name: ALEXANDER MATROS
Current Rating: 2364
Title: IM
KAZ 
#1 rated player in South Carolina, current SC Champion and Senior Champion, PhD and Professor. 10th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: ROBERT SHLYAKHTENKO
Current Rating: 2313
Title: FM
USA 
 Name: JOSHUA COLAS
Current Rating: 2283
Title: FM
USA 
 Name: ALEXANDER KING
Current Rating: 2276
Title:
USA 
#2 rated player in Tennessee. 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: ALEXEY DIULGER
Current Rating: 2272
Title: IM
MDA 
 Name: ALEX KOLAY
Current Rating: 2239
Title:
USA 
 Name: SHELEV OBEROI
Current Rating: 2175
Title: NM
USA 
 Name: MATAN PRILLELTENSKY
Current Rating: 2162
Title:
USA 
 Name: ANA SHAMATAVA
Current Rating: 2143
Title: WFM
GEO