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Ramnath, Lamm, Srikrishna Post Perfect Scores at FAQ, Qualify for Champions Tournament

The Charlotte Chess Center kicked off the 2024 season of Friday Action Quads (FAQ) on January 5th at the CCC Main/South location. A total of 32 players gathered to form 8 quads, with each player playing three US Chess rated games.


Here are the winners from each of the eight quads:


Quad A: Diya Balamurugan (2 points)

Quad B: Three-way tie between Cole Putnam, Shlok Kaushik, and Joshua Wakefield (2 points each)

Quad C: Adhvik Pradeep (2.5 points)

Quad D: Prathyun Ramnath (3 points)

Quad E: Tyler Lamm (3 points)

Quad F: Three-way tie between Arnav Dronamraju, Major Collins, and Revant Pandey (2 points each)

Quad G: Sharav Vijayan (2.5 points)

Quad H: Adhrith Srikrishna (3 points)



Chess player displays trophy
Tyler Lamm with his prize. Tyler managed to score a perfect 3/3 despite coming in as the bottom seed in his quad!

Congratulations to each of the quad winners, and especially to Prathyun Ramnath, Tyler Lamm, and Adhrith Srikrishna, who scored a perfect 3/3 and have now earned a spot in the NEW Tournament of Champions scheduled for May 4, 2024.


We hope to see you at the next Friday Action Quads on January 12.





For upcoming tournaments, bookmark our Events Schedule. The CCC hosts nearly 8 events a week at our facilities in North and South Charlotte, along with with bi-monthly major events such as the upcoming 2024 Charlotte Open.


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NM Dennis Norman

Chess Coach - Club Journalist

Charlotte Chess Center



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