Number of games in database: 136
Years covered: 2012 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2536 (2409 rapid, 2558 blitz)
Overall record: +35 -35 =51 (50.0%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
15 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
A Chandra vs B Finegold, 2016 1-0
Nakamura vs A Chandra, 2016 1/2-1/2
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
St. Louis Spring Classic (Group B) (2017)
Saint Louis Fall Classic (Group B) (2017)
Qatar Masters (2014)
Millionaire Chess (2014)
Gibraltar Masters (2019)
Pro Chess League (2018)
🏆 Gibraltar Masters
A Tari vs A Chandra (Jan-31-19) 1/2-1/2
A Chandra vs R Edouard (Jan-30-19) 1/2-1/2
Eljanov vs A Chandra (Jan-29-19) 1/2-1/2
A Chandra vs S Maze (Jan-28-19) 1-0
M Lagarde vs A Chandra (Jan-27-19) 1/2-1/2
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Last updated: 2017-11-11 08:12:42
| page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 136
|1. A Chandra vs S Del Rio Angelis
|| ||½-½||24||2012||5th Int ch-Central Serbia||B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack|
|2. A Chandra vs L Nestorovic
|| ||0-1||28||2012||5th Int ch-Central Serbia||B06 Robatsch|
|3. I Martic vs A Chandra
|| ||½-½||103||2012||5th Int ch-Central Serbia||B48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation|
|4. A Ardeleanu vs A Chandra
|| ||½-½||46||2012||5th Int ch-Central Serbia||B40 Sicilian|
|5. A Chandra vs D Brankovic
|| ||½-½||36||2012||5th Int ch-Central Serbia||B35 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Modern Variation with Bc4|
|6. A Chandra vs A Battey
|| ||1-0||45||2012||23rd Czech Open A||B18 Caro-Kann, Classical|
|7. A Chandra vs I Sipos
|| ||0-1||27||2012||23rd Czech Open A||C63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense|
|8. T Kulhanek vs A Chandra
|| ||1-0||41||2012||23rd Czech Open A||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|9. F Umanec vs A Chandra
|| ||½-½||56||2012||23rd Czech Open A||B30 Sicilian|
|10. M Tokmachev vs A Chandra
|| ||1-0||42||2012||23rd Czech Open A||A45 Queen's Pawn Game|
|11. A Chandra vs S M Shyam
|| ||0-1||49||2012||Kolkata Open||C92 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|12. A Chandra vs R Salimbagat
|| ||1-0||28||2013||?||C65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense|
|13. A Chandra vs I Sorkin
|| ||1-0||23||2014||Marshall GM RR||B70 Sicilian, Dragon Variation|
|14. Bu Xiangzhi vs A Chandra
|| ||1-0||80||2014||Millionaire Chess||A33 English, Symmetrical|
|15. R Burnett vs A Chandra
|| ||0-1||34||2014||Millionaire Chess||A13 English|
|16. A Chandra vs A Pourkashiyan
|| ||1-0||44||2014||Millionaire Chess||C42 Petrov Defense|
|17. A Chandra vs I R Ortiz Suarez
|| ||0-1||35||2014||Millionaire Chess||B84 Sicilian, Scheveningen|
|18. K F Kiewra vs A Chandra
|| ||½-½||51||2014||SPICE Cup Open||A45 Queen's Pawn Game|
|19. K W Troff vs A Chandra
|| ||½-½||33||2014||SPICE Cup Open||D05 Queen's Pawn Game|
|20. Bu Xiangzhi vs A Chandra
||1-0||40||2014||Qatar Masters||D45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|21. A Chandra vs J Movsesian
|| ||½-½||100||2014||Qatar Masters||C41 Philidor Defense|
|22. M A Gomes vs A Chandra
|| ||½-½||60||2014||Qatar Masters||A13 English|
|23. A Chandra vs A Pourkashiyan
|| ||1-0||38||2014||Qatar Masters||C95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer|
|24. S Fedorchuk vs A Chandra
|| ||1-0||55||2014||Qatar Masters||B47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation|
|25. A Chandra vs D Daulyte-Cornette
|| ||0-1||38||2014||Qatar Masters||C70 Ruy Lopez|
| page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 136
|May-13-13|| ||EvanTheTerrible: Promising young player.|
|May-14-13|| ||pbercker: Promising indeed, but I just looked at his age, and he's "just" a FIDE master but already 14 years old .... He should have been a GM by now! |
I'm exaggerating of course, but such is the "modern" expectation almost given ever younger chess players who become GM - Karjankin currently holding the record at 12 years and 7 months.
|Oct-10-13|| ||twinlark: <pbercker> Well, he has made it direct-to-IM with his U18 win in the NAYCC.|
|May-07-14|| ||waustad: Actually, since he started playing at age 10, he's quite advanced now. In his blog he says that he took up the game during a trip back to India.|
|May-07-14|| ||Chessinfinite: All the best Akshat. Enjoy your journey :)
Looking forward to seeing you as GM sometime !!
Seems like a nice kid, joyful - that is the best part , and quite deep and enjoyable reading his articles.
|Jul-11-14|| ||detritus: Chandra just finished a shared 1st (lost on tiebreaks) with Richard Rapport at Sport Summer 2014:|
|Aug-07-14|| ||dakgootje: Regarding his 'late' mastery, chessbase recently wrote on his extremely quick rating advances:|
<Although there were several strong ratings increases of 20 or 30 Elo (did we mention Hou Yifan?), there is one that is really beginning to stick out rather prominently: Akshat Chandra. This young 15-year-old IM from the US, not only gained 30 Elo in the last month, taking him to 2472 Elo, but has gained an astounding 200 Elo in the last year. A breakthrough you say? Try this: he was rated 1573 in March 2010 (he had just learned to play), 1905 in March 2011, 2130 in March 2012 (seeing a pattern here?), 2268 in June 2013, and now is 2472 in August 2014. Oh, and the 30 Elo this month comes from an open won by GM Rapport, where he came tied first-second with a 2650 performance.>
-- Source Chessbase: http://en.chessbase.com/post/august...
So that's.. that's quite alright. ;)
|Oct-23-14|| ||perfidious: <pbercker: Promising indeed, but I just looked at his age, and he's "just" a FIDE master but already 14 years old .... He should have been a GM by now!>|
In all seriousness, it is most unfortunate that <pbercker> no longer posts at cg; for he was a thoughtful and decent presence. This site is poorer for Pascal's absence.
|Aug-09-15|| ||BIDMONFA: Akshat Chandra|
|Apr-16-16|| ||FSR: A shame that he missed the winning rook sac against So.|
|Jul-10-17|| ||hansj: Needs updating. Akshat is now a GM. I saw his GM title performance in St Louis in November 2016. Congratulations Akshat!|
|Oct-25-18|| ||Mudphudder: What's all this I read about how he's banned from chess.com for alleged cheating?|
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