Twelve year old NM Justin Wang topped a field of 17 in the Masters section of the Texas Masters tournament with a score of 6 points in the seven-round event. GM Andrey Gorovets and NM Anish Vivekananthan finished second and third. Thirty-six players participated in tournament held from November 23-26, 2017.

The 2017 Texas Masters was organized by the Dallas Chess Club.

Masters Section

# Name Rtng Post Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5 Rd 6 Rd 7 Tot Prize
1 NM Justin Wang 2355 2372 W4 (b) W6 (w) D2 (b) W9 (w) D3 (b) W11 (w) W10 (b) 6.0 1120.00
2 GM Andrey Gorovets 2616 2603 W5 (w) D3 (b) D1 (w) W10 (b) W9 (b) D4 (w) W12 (w) 5.5 560.00
3 NM Anish Vivekananthan 2211 2233 W8 (b) D2 (w) D6 (b) W12 (w) D1 (w) D7 (b) W4 (b) 5.0 350.00
4 Alex M Moore 2059 2073 L1 (w) W11 (b) L5 (w) W13 (b) W10 (w) D2 (b) L3 (w) 3.5 280.00
5 NM Adarsh Hullahalli 2181 2199 L2 (b) W8 (w) W4 (b) D6 (w) W12 (b) U— (-) U— (-) 3.5
6 NM Ronit Kirumaki 2209 2208 W16 (w) L1 (b) D3 (w) D5 (b) W7 (w) U— (-) U— (-) 3.0
7 WCM Sheena Zeng 1968 1967 L14 (b) D13 (w) D8 (b) W11 (w) L6 (b) D3 (w) H— (-) 3.0 108.25
8 Yue Chu 1928 1932 L3 (w) L5 (b) D7 (w) D15 (b) W13 (w) D10 (b) H— (-) 3.0 108.25
9 NM Thomas Kung 2225 2223 X— (-) W12 (b) H— (-) L1 (b) L2 (w) U— (-) H— (-) 3.0
10 Segev Eliezer 2071 2061 H— (-) W15 (b) H— (-) L2 (w) L4 (b) D8 (w) L1 (w) 2.5
11 WCM Camille Y Kao 1985 1964 H— (-) L4 (w) W13 (b) L7 (b) D15 (w) L1 (b) H— (-) 2.5
12 NM Robert Sanchez 2083 2072 W13 (b) L9 (w) W15 (w) L3 (b) L5 (w) U— (-) L2 (b) 2.0
13 Sudhars Ramapriya 1566 1583 L12 (w) D7 (b) L11 (w) L4 (w) L8 (b) W17 (b) H— (-) 2.0
14 NM Dion Su 2196 2200 W7 (w) H— (-) H— (-) U— (-) U— (-) U— (-) U— (-) 2.0
15 Anirudh Ganesh 2052 2023 H— (-) L10 (w) L12 (b) D8 (w) D11 (b) U— (-) U— (-) 1.5
16 Sri Avishkar Raghuraja 1658 1656 L6 (b) U— (-) U— (-) U— (-) U— (-) U— (-) U— (-) 0.0
17 Suhel Ahmed 1475 1459 U— (-) U— (-) U— (-) U— (-) U— (-) L13 (w) U— (-) 0.0

 

Reserve Section

# Name Rtng Post Rd 1 Rd 2 Rd 3 Rd 4 Rd 5 Rd 6 Rd 7 Tot Prize
1 CM Andrew Tang 1733 1828 W19 (w) D5 (b) W3 (w) L14 (b) W8 (w) W7 (b) W2 (b) 5.5 48.00
2 Eric Wang 1755 1797 W20 (b) W8 (w) D5 (b) W6 (w) W7 (b) H— (-) L1 (w) 5.0 12.00
3 Sri Avishkar Raghuraja 1658 1812 H— (-) W4 (w) L1 (b) W17 (w) W6 (b) D5 (w) W14 (b) 5.0 12.00
4 Vittal Ranganath 1815 1821 L7 (w) L3 (b) W19 (w) W11 (b) W15 (w) W12 (b) W5 (w) 5.0 24.00
5 Nicole Niemi 1906 1903 W9 (b) D1 (w) D2 (w) W10 (b) W14 (w) D3 (b) L4 (b) 4.5
6 Nitin Chikkodi 1812 1813 W15 (b) W11 (w) H— (-) L2 (b) L3 (w) W9 (b) W12 (w) 4.5
7 Ethan Rockwell Lance 1549 1674 W4 (b) D10 (w) H— (-) W12 (b) L2 (w) L1 (w) W11 (b) 4.0 24.00
8 Jia-Syuan Jang 1610 1606 W21 (w) L2 (b) D13 (w) W9 (b) L1 (b) W18 (w) H— (-) 4.0
9 Shashvat Chathapuram 1717 1693 L5 (w) W19 (b) H— (-) L8 (w) W16 (b) L6 (w) W15 (b) 3.5
10 Dhruv Karthik 1762 1738 W18 (w) D7 (b) H— (-) L5 (w) D17 (b) D11 (b) H— (-) 3.5
11 Kabir Ahmed 1664 1644 W13 (b) L6 (b) D12 (w) L4 (w) W18 (b) D10 (w) L7 (w) 3.0
12 Dean Cullen 1782 1741 H— (-) W17 (w) D11 (b) L7 (w) W13 (b) L4 (w) L6 (b) 3.0
13 Pradhyumna Prakash 1280 1357 L11 (w) W16 (w) D8 (b) D18 (b) L12 (w) D15 (b) H— (-) 3.0 24.00
14 Francisco Tort 1937 1913 W16 (b) H— (-) H— (-) W1 (w) L5 (b) U— (-) L3 (w) 3.0
15 Ronit Podder 1466 1458 L6 (w) W18 (b) L17 (b) W16 (w) L4 (b) D13 (w) L9 (w) 2.5
16 Ming-Ruei Jang 1434 1423 L14 (w) L13 (b) W18 (w) L15 (b) L9 (w) W17 (b) H— (-) 2.5
17 Vinh Welsh 1686 1617 H— (-) L12 (b) W15 (w) L3 (b) D10 (w) L16 (w) L18 (b) 2.0
18 Vishnu Ranganath 1295 1294 L10 (b) L15 (w) L16 (b) D13 (w) L11 (w) L8 (b) W17 (w) 1.5
19 Roger Gaiha 1433 1416 L1 (b) L9 (w) L4 (b) U— (-) U— (-) U— (-) U— (-) 0.0
20 Sri Yas Raghuraja 703 702 L2 (w) U— (-) U— (-) U— (-) U— (-) U— (-) U— (-) 0.0
21 Ramapriya Krishnamurthy unr. 750 L8 (b) U— (-) U— (-) U— (-) U— (-) U— (-) U— (-) 0.0