Fall 2022 GM/IM Norm Invitational

GM A
 Name: EMILIO CORDOVA
Current Rating: 2561
Title: GM
Score: 5.0
PER 
#3 rated player from Peru, 6-time Olympiad representative, peak World Ranking #94 (2660 FIDE). 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: TITAS STREMAVICIUS
Current Rating: 2527
Title: GM
Score: 5.5
LTU 
#4 rated player from Lithuania, 2-time Olympiad representative. 10th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: RAZVAN PREOTU
Current Rating: 2493
Title: GM
Score: 5.5
CAN 
#3 rated player from Canada, 3-time Olympiad representative, 2nd youngest Canadian-born GM in history. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: BRYCE TIGLON
Current Rating: 2475
Title: IM
Score: 4.5
USA 
#4 rated player from Washington, 2019 Denker High School Tournament Champion, 2 GM norms. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: DIMITAR MARDOV
Current Rating: 2432
Title: IM
Score: 4.0
USA 
#1 rated 14-year-old in the US by USCF rating, #2 rated 14-year old in the World by FIDE rating. 3rd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: JAKUB FUS
Current Rating: 2427
Title: FM
Score: 4.5
POL 
1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: DENYS SHMELOV
Current Rating: 2415
Title: IM
Score: 4.5
UKR 
#5 rated player from Massachusetts, 1 GM norm. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: SIDDHARTH JAGADEESH
Current Rating: 2407
Title: IM
Score: 4.0
SGP 
#3 rated player from Singapore, represented Singapore at the 2022 Olympiad. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: ALEXANDER KALIKSHTEYN
Current Rating: 2389
Title: IM
Score: 3.5
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: 4.0
USA 
2-time US Open Champion, 3-time Colorado State Champion, top rated player from Colorado. 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.

GM B
 Name: GERGELY KANTOR
Current Rating: 2561
Title: GM
Score: 4.5
HUN 
Represented Hungary at the World Junior Championship, European Individual Championship, and Olympiad. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: CRISTHIAN CRUZ
Current Rating: 2552
Title: GM
Score: 4.0
PER 
4-time Olympiad representative, #4 rated player from Peru. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: IRAKLI BERADZE
Current Rating: 2494
Title: IM
Score: 5.5
GEO 
#13 rated player from the Republic of Georgia, 2018 Olympiad representative, 2 GM norms. 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: MARK PARAGUA
Current Rating: 2466
Title: GM
Score: 4.5
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: KASSA KORLEY
Current Rating: 2451
Title: IM
Score: 4.5
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: ANDY WOODWARD
Current Rating: 2447
Title: IM
Score: 3.5
USA 
Top rated player under 13 years old in the World by FIDE rating and in the US by USCF rating, 1 GM norm. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: CRAIG HILBY
Current Rating: 2411
Title: IM
Score: 3.5
USA 
2 GM norms (1 from CCC norm invitational). 5th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: JUSTUS WILLIAMS
Current Rating: 2395
Title: IM
Score: 6.5
USA 
Featured in the movie "Brooklyn Castle," held the record for youngest African-American National Master. 3rd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: EKIN BARIS OZENIR
Current Rating: 2352
Title: IM
Score: 5.0
TUR 
#37 rated player from Turkey. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: BACH NGO
Current Rating: 2275
Title: FM
Score: 3.5
USA 
3 IM norms (2 from CCC events), bronze medalist at 2021 North American Junior Championship #3 rated 14-year-old in the US, 2022 Florida K-8 Champion. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.

GM C
 Name: BARTLOMIEJ MACIEJA
Current Rating: 2514
Title: GM
Score: 6.0
POL 
6-time Olympiad representative, 2002 European Champion, Head Coach of the UTRGV chess team, peak World Ranking #40 (2653 FIDE). 3rd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: ALDER ESCOBAR FORERO
Current Rating: 2510
Title: GM
Score: 2.5
COL 
Top rated player from Colombia, President of the Colombia Chess Federation, former Colombian National Champion, represented Colombia at 4 Olympiads and the 2019 World Cup. 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: TIANQI WANG
Current Rating: 2428
Title: IM
Score: 6.0
USA 
North Carolina's first home grown International Master (earned 5 IM norms from CCC Norm Invitationals). 18th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: VLADIMIR GEORGIEV
Current Rating: 2406
Title: GM
Score: 6.5
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: KONSTANTIN KAVUTSKIY
Current Rating: 2383
Title: IM
Score: 5.0
USA 
Member of the "Chess Dojo" training and streaming hub, #9 rated player from California. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: SANDEEP SETHURAMAN
Current Rating: 2371
Title: FM
Score: 3.5
USA 
2022 Denker High School Tournament Co-Champion, 2022 and 2023 National Online Scholastic Quick K-12 Champion, 3 IM norms (1 from CCC Invitational). 3rd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: DEAN IPPOLITO
Current Rating: 2368
Title: IM
Score: 5.0
USA 
2022 North Carolina State Champion. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: VICTOR RODRIGUEZ GARCIA
Current Rating: 2350
Title: IM
Score: 3.0
CUB 
1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: MAX GEDAJLOVIC
Current Rating: 2317
Title: FM
Score: 6.0
CAN 
#25 rated player from Canada. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: THEODORE SLADE
Current Rating: 2028
Title:
Score: 1.5
ENG 
Represented England at World Youth U16 Olympiad, USCF Life Master. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.

IM D
 Name: TAMAS PETENYI
Current Rating: 2410
Title: IM
Score: 6.0
SVK 
#14 rated player from Slovakia, 2014 Olympiad representative. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: MATYAS MAREK
Current Rating: 2346
Title: IM
Score: 5.0
CZE 
Earned the IM title at 16 years old, student and chess team member at University of Maryland, Baltimore County. 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: ALICE LEE
Current Rating: 2284
Title: FM
Score: 5.5
USA 
#2 rated U14 girl in the world, #2 rated 13-year-old in the US, 1 IM norm and 1 WGM norm, 2nd Place at 2022 (Women's) American Cup. 3rd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: MARIA MALICKA
Current Rating: 2275
Title: FM
Score: 5.0
POL 
Represented Poland at the 2022 Olympiad (Silver medalist). 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: JULIAN ESTRADA NIETO
Current Rating: 2241
Title: IM
Score: 3.5
ESP 
International Master and FIDE Trainer from Spain. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: GABRIEL EIDELMAN
Current Rating: 2197
Title:
Score: 5.5
USA 
#11 rated 17-year-old in the US, 3rd-4th place at the 2022 US Open. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: ERIC LIU
Current Rating: 2182
Title:
Score: 3.5
USA 
#4 rated 13-year-old in the US, 2021 National 6th Grade Champion. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: RYAN AMBURGY
Current Rating: 2175
Title: FM
Score: 5.5
USA 
Top rated player from Oklahoma, #10 rated 18-year-old in the US, 2022 Oklahoma State Champion. 3rd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: STEPHEN WILLY
Current Rating: 2159
Title:
Score: 0.5
USA 
#7 rated player under 13 years old is the US by FIDE rating. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: NICOLAS DE LA COLINA
Current Rating: 2123
Title:
Score: 5.0
USA 
#21 rated 17-year-old in the US. 2nd CCC Norm Invitational.

IM E
 Name: ATTILA ISTVAN CSONKA
Current Rating: 2321
Title: IM
Score: 3.5
HUN 
1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: DANTE BEUKES
Current Rating: 2299
Title: IM
Score: 2.5
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: 4.0
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: 3.5
USA 
#12 rated 14-year-old in the US. 1st CCC norm invitational.
 Name: ROBERTO MARTIN DEL CAMPO
Current Rating: 2243
Title: IM
Score: 3.0
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: 7.0
USA 
#5 rated 13-year-old in the US. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: GRAYSON RORRER
Current Rating: 2230
Title:
Score: 7.0
USA 
Columnist for American Chess Magazine, #13 rated 17-year-old in the US. 3rd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: ALPEREN KANLI
Current Rating: 2171
Title:
Score: 4.5
AZE 
#14 rated player from Virginia. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: LIAM PUTNAM
Current Rating: 2161
Title: FM
Score: 7.0
USA 
#6 rated 14-year-old in the US, 2019 North American Youth (U14) Champion. 3rd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: ETHAN SHEEHAN
Current Rating: 2157
Title:
Score: 3.0
USA 
#5 rated 14-year-old in the US, #7 rated player from Georgia. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.

IM F
 Name: GABOR NAGY
Current Rating: 2482
Title: GM
Score: 8.0
HUN 
#29 rated player from Hungary. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: DAVID VIGORITO
Current Rating: 2300
Title: IM
Score: 3.0
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: 4.0
CCC 
Former Ukranian and Soviet Junior Champion, defeated top GMs Garry Kasparov, Bronstein, Suetin, Averbakh. 11th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: ROBBY ADAMSON
Current Rating: 2238
Title: FM
Score: 6.0
USA 
#9 rated player from Arizona, 1988 Denker High School Tournament Co-Champion, 3 IM norms, peak ratings 2378 FIDE and 2447 USCF. 10th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: MIKE ZALOZNYY
Current Rating: 2226
Title:
Score: 5.0
USA 
#3 rated player in Nevada, USCF Original Life Master. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: JULIAN PROLEIKO
Current Rating: 2220
Title:
Score: 5.5
USA 
3rd CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: MAILI-JADE OUELLET
Current Rating: 2204
Title: WGM
Score: 5.0
CAN 
#3 rated female player from Canada, former Canadian Women's Champion and Zonal Champion, represented Canada at the Olympiad and Women's World Chess Championship. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: PEDRO RODRIGUEZ RIVERA
Current Rating: 2195
Title: IM
Score: 3.5
CUB 
2017 Panamerican Senior Champion. 4th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: DOUG ECKERT
Current Rating: 2127
Title: FM
Score: 3.5
USA 
Published chess author and former U.S. Junior Open Champion. 5th CCC Norm Invitational.
 Name: PAUL IINUMA
Current Rating: 2006
Title:
Score: 1.5
USA 
#2 rated player from Hawaii. 1st CCC Norm Invitational.