World Youth Championship Qualifiers There are 2 WI juniors : A. Velikanov & B. Luo in the Boys Under 12 category
WI Tour, J.Veech will be in the sole lead after the HCC IX totals have been calculated.
FM A. Betaneli is now the highest rated active WI player at 2325, With Eric Santarius closing in on 2301. Sheldon still holds on to the # 2 spot despite going from 2342 to 2316.
I will be in Sydney Australia April 26-May 12. I plan to stop by the North Sydney Chess Club, and play a game with fellow blogger Lousy at Chess.
I will be re-locating to Corpus Christi, TX in June. The Corpus Christ Chess Club is just starting up.
I also plan to start a chess club and coach Roshan's school team at SMA.
I plan to play in 2 more events in the Midwest: The Chicago Open and the G/90 Spring Swiss at the Waukesha Chess Club.