IM Advait Patel leads US Junior Chess Championship by a full point after 4 rds


​Standings after 4 rounds

The U.S. Junior Closed Chess Championship is held between 12 and 21 July 2018. On the prestigious chess tournament junior players under the age of 21 are competing for a prize fund of $20,600. The chess players receive 90 minutes for 40 chess moves, followed by 30 minutes to the end of the game, plus a 30-second increment starting from move one.

Round 4

Balakrishnan, Praveen Burke, John M ½-½

Bian, Alex Patel, Advait 0-1

Chandra, Akshat Tang, Andrew 1-0

Li, Ruifeng Brattain, Mika A ½-½

Liang, Awonder Wang, Annie 1-0

Round 3

Burke, John M Bian, Alex 1-0

Chandra, Akshat Li, Ruifeng 1-0

Patel, Advait Liang, Awonder ½-½

Tang, Andrew Balakrishnan, Praveen 0-1

Wang, Annie Brattain, Mika A 0-1

Round 2

Balakrishnan, Praveen Chandra, Akshat ½-½

Bian, Alex Tang, Andrew 1-0

Brattain, Mika A Patel, Advait 0-1

Li, Ruifeng Wang, Annie 0-1

Liang, Awonder Burke, John M ½-½

Round 1

Balakrishnan, Praveen Li, Ruifeng ½-½

Burke, John M Brattain, Mika A ½-½

Chandra, Akshat Bian, Alex 0-1

Patel, Advait Wang, Annie 1-0

Tang, Andrew Liang, Awonder ½-½