Fall 2022 GM/IM Norm Invitational

GM A
 Name: GUILLERMO VAZQUEZ
Current Rating: 2573
Title: GM
Score: 0.0
PAR 
#2 rated player from Paraguay, 5-time Olympiad representative, member of UT Dallas Chess Team. 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: CRISTHIAN CRUZ
Current Rating: 2571
Title: GM
Score: 0.0
PER 
4-time Olympiad representative, #3 rated player from Peru. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: GERGELY KANTOR
Current Rating: 2556
Title: GM
Score: 0.0
HUN 
Represented Hungary at the World Junior Championship, European Individual
 Name: IRAKLI BERADZE
Current Rating: 2494
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
GEO 
#13 rated player from the Republic of Georgia, 2018 Olympiad representative, 2 GM norms. 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: ANDY WOODWARD
Current Rating: 2465
Title: FM
Score: 0.0
USA 
#1 rated player under 13 years old in the World by FIDE rating and in the US by USCF rating, IM-elect. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: KASSA KORLEY
Current Rating: 2460
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
DEN 
Held the record for youngest African-American National Master in history, #11 rated player from Denmark, 2 GM norms (1 earned at CCC Norm Invitational). 19th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: BRYCE TIGLON
Current Rating: 2457
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
USA 
#5 rated player from Washington, 2019 Denker High School Tournament Champion, 2 GM norms. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: SIDDHARTH JAGADEESH
Current Rating: 2415
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
SGP 
#3 rated player from Singapore, represented Singapore at the 2022 Olympiad. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: DIMITAR MARDOV
Current Rating: 2414
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
USA 
#1 rated 14-year-old in the US. 3rd CCC Norm Invitational.

GM B
 Name: EMILIO CORDOVA
Current Rating: 2550
Title: GM
Score: 0.0
PER 
#4 rated player from Peru, 6-time Olympiad representative, peak World Ranking #94 (2660 FIDE). 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: TITAS STREMAVICIUS
Current Rating: 2515
Title: GM
Score: 0.0
LTU 
#4 rated player from Lithuania, 2-time Olympiad representative. 10th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: ALDER ESCOBAR FORERO
Current Rating: 2510
Title: GM
Score: 0.0
COL 
Former Colombian National Champion, represented Colombia at 4 Olympiads and the 2019 World Cup. 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: TIANQI WANG
Current Rating: 2424
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
USA 
North Carolina's first home grown International Master (earned 5 IM norms from CCC Norm Invitationals). 18th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: DENYS SHMELOV
Current Rating: 2420
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
UKR 
#4 rated player from Massachusetts, 1 GM norm. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: JAKUB FUS
Current Rating: 2417
Title: FM
Score: 0.0
POL 
1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: ALEXANDER KALIKSHTEYN
Current Rating: 2393
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
USA 
Former competitor in the US Championship, 1993 Denker High School Tournament Champion, 1 GM norm. 8th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: MICHAEL MULYAR
Current Rating: 2355
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
USA 
2-time US Open Champion, 3-time Colorado State Champion, top rated player from Colorado. 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.

GM C
 Name: GABOR NAGY
Current Rating: 2501
Title: GM
Score: 0.0
HUN 
#26 rated player from Hungary. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: MARK PARAGUA
Current Rating: 2451
Title: GM
Score: 0.0
PHI 
Peak World Ranking #99 (2621 FIDE), played in 2004 FIDE World Championship, 6 Olympiads, 3 World Cups, defeated World #18 Jan-Krzysztof Duda at the 2022 Olympiad. 5th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: VLADIMIR GEORGIEV
Current Rating: 2442
Title: GM
Score: 0.0
MKD 
Former National Champion of Bulgaria and Macedonia, coach of Women's World Champion GM Antoaneta Stefanova, GM Aryan Tari, and GM Jeffery Xiong. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: DEAN IPPOLITO
Current Rating: 2368
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
USA 
CCC Director of Academies, 2011 Frank Marshall USCF Ambassador of Chess award recipient. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: VICTOR RODRIGUEZ GARCIA
Current Rating: 2350
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
CUB 
1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: EKIN BARIS OZENIR
Current Rating: 2343
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
TUR 
#39 rated player from Turkey. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: SANDEEP SETHURAMAN
Current Rating: 2336
Title: FM
Score: 0.0
USA 
2022 Denker High School Tournament Co-Champion, 2022 USCF Online Scholastic Quick K-12 National Champion, 1 IM norm (from CCC Invitational). 3rd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: GAURI SHANKAR
Current Rating: 2311
Title: FM
Score: 0.0
IND 
Chess streamer, earned 3 of his 7 IM norms from CCC Norm Invitationals. 27th CCC Norm Invitational.

IM D
 Name: TAMAS PETENYI
Current Rating: 2421
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
SVK 
#13 rated player from Slovakia, 2014 Olympiad representative. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: JASEL LOPEZ
Current Rating: 2419
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
ARU 
#1 player from Aruba. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: MARIA MALICKA
Current Rating: 2350
Title: FM
Score: 0.0
POL 
Represented Poland at the 2022 Olympiad (Silver medalist). 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: MATYAS MAREK
Current Rating: 2338
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
CZE 
Earned the IM title at 16 years old, student at member of the chess team at University of Maryland, Baltimore County. 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: MIKE ZALOZNYY
Current Rating: 2268
Title:
Score: 0.0
USA 
#3 rated player in Nevada, USCF Original Life Master. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.

IM E
 Name: ATTILA ISTVAN CSONKA
Current Rating: 2314
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
HUN 
#136 player from Hungary. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: DANTE BEUKES
Current Rating: 2295
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
NAM 
Top rated player from Namibia, 3-time Namibian champion, 3-time Olympiad representative, African U18 Champion. 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: SILA CAGLAR
Current Rating: 2268
Title: WIM
Score: 0.0
TUR 
Represented Turkey at the World Youth, European Youth, European Women's Individual Championships. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: SRIRAM KRISHNAKUMAR
Current Rating: 2248
Title: FM
Score: 0.0
USA 
#14 rated 14-year-old in the US. 1st CCC norm invitational.
 Name: PEDRO RODRIGUEZ RIVERA
Current Rating: 2194
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
CUB 
2017 Panamerican Senior Champion. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: ERIC LIU
Current Rating: 2190
Title:
Score: 0.0
USA 
#6 rated 12-year-old in the US, 2021 National 6th Grade Champion. 1st CCC Norm Inviational.
 Name: ALPEREN KANLI
Current Rating: 2171
Title:
Score: 0.0
AZE 
#15 rated player from Virginia. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: NICOLAS DE LA COLINA
Current Rating: 2123
Title:
Score: 0.0
USA 
#26 rated 17-year-old in the US. 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.

IM F
 Name: DAVID VIGORITO
Current Rating: 2303
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
USA 
9-time chess author, former champion of New England, Nevada, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: NIKOLAY ANDRIANOV
Current Rating: 2297
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
CCC 
Former Ukranian and Soviet Junior Champion, defeated top GMs Garry Kasparov, Bronstein, Suetin, Averbakh. 11th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: JULIAN ESTRADA NIETO
Current Rating: 2260
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
ESP 
International Master and FIDE Trainer from Spain. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: ROBERTO MARTIN DEL CAMPO
Current Rating: 2249
Title: IM
Score: 0.0
MEX 
World Chess Olympiad Gold Medalist (4-time representative), 2 draws with former World Champion Vishy Anand. 27th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: HARSHID KUNKA
Current Rating: 2236
Title:
Score: 0.0
USA 
#5 rated 13-year-old in the US. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: RYAN AMBURGY
Current Rating: 2179
Title: FM
Score: 0.0
USA 
Top rated player from Oklahoma, 2022 Oklahoma State Champion. 3rd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: MAILI-JADE OUELLET
Current Rating: 2174
Title: WGM
Score: 0.0
CAN 
Former Canadian Women's Champion and Zonal Champion, represented Canada at the Olympiad and Women's World Chess Championship.
 Name: THEODORE SLADE
Current Rating: 2028
Title:
Score: 0.0
ENG 
Represented England at World Youth U16 Olympiad, USCF Life Master. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: PAUL IINUMA
Current Rating: 2006
Title:
Score: 0.0
USA 
#2 rated player from Hawaii. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.