List of Achievements

 

  • Age 4
      • Learn to play the game  (ignited by the Short-Kasparov match in London)
  • Age 6
      • Competing in Chess tournaments
  • Age 9
      • Youngest player in the World to beat an International Master
  • Age 10
      • Mind Sports Olympiad U18 Section – 2 Gold Medal
  • Age 11
      • World U12 Championships – 13th place and beat the European Champion
  • Age 12
      • Winner of the British U14 & U16 title
  • Age 16
      • Achieved International Master title
  • 2006
      • 2nd in Fugen,2nd= European Individual Open Championship
  • 2007
      • 1st Porto San Giorgio, 1st La Laguna
      • Achieved Grandmaster Title
  • 2008
      • Authored first book Starting Out: Grand Prix Attack
      • 1st= Sydney International
      • Represented England at the Chess Olympiad in Dresden, Germany (Board 5)
  • 2010
      • 1st=  London Chess Classic Open(with Grandmaster Simon Williams)
      • Represented England at the Chess Olympiad in Khanty-Mansyisk, Russia(Board 5)
  • 2011
      • 1st in Buratty Masters
      • 4NCL Champion with Pride and Prejudice – scored 8/9
      • Commonwealth Chess Champion – Gold Medal
      • British Chess Championship – 3rd= with IM Jonathan Hawkins
  • 2012
      • January 2012 – Entered Top 100 in the World
      • 99th British Chess Champion and Joint English Champion
      • 2nd Board at the 2012 Chess Olympics
      • Played at the London Chess Classic
      • Hastings Chess Champion
  • 2014
    • January 2012 – Entered Top 100 in the World
    • 2nd= Politiken Cup
    • Board 2 England Olympiad
    • Won Match against Romain Edourd 4-2
  • 2015
    • January Peak Rating 2671
  • 2016
  • 2017
    • Tata Steel Challengers