LITTLE STARS- KERALA SERIES-1
FM GOUTHAM KRISHNA H
Goutham Krishna scored his third and final IM norm in the 2nd Indore Grand Master Open Chess Tournament 2024.Goutham now needs to cross 2400 Live rating to complete his norm requirements to become the next International Master of India.Goutham also received the best game Award in the tournament for his win against Grand Master P Iniyan(2515).
And Goutham Krishna finished 5th in the overall rankings in an estemeed field of Titled players..!! ?
Ø Goutham Krishna secured second International Master Norm in Tsaghkadzor Open 2023 held in Armenia. He also won the best player award under 2400 rating category.
Ø Goutham Krishna H won against IM David Gochelashvili to secure his maiden IM Norm at 2nd Maharashtra GM Open 2023 pumping up his ELO by 183 points. He displayed a high rating performance of 2451 in a field that included strong titled players.
Ø Goutham earned the FIDE Master (FM) title in May 2023 as he soared beyond the 2100 ELO rating threshold.Ø Champion-Western Asian Youth Standard Chess Championship 2022 Under 12 Open.
Ø Champion-Western Asian Youth Rapid Chess Championship 2022 Under 12 Open
Ø Silver medal for India in Under 12 Commonwealth Chess Championship 2022 held at Srilanka.
Ø Silver medal for India in Team Championship of Asian Youth Under 12 Rapid Chess Championship-2022 held at Indonesia, Bali
Ø Silver medal for India in Team Championship of Asian Youth Under 12 Blitz Chess Championship-2022 held at Indonesia, Bali.
Ø First prize in Rating Category 1701-1800 in Athens of the East 2nd International Grand Master Category A tournament. Goutham scored 6 points out of 10 rounds in his first Grand Master Tournament and exhibited a Performance rating of 2172. Goutham gained 176 rating points from the event and he is all set to cross the magical figure of 2000 ELO in the next Fide rating list.
Ø 1st place in 6th Don Bosco N.V. Balagopalan Memorial Kerala State U-15 Fide rated Chess Tournament 2022.
Ø 2nd in Main Prize in 1st Cademic International Open Fide Rated Chess Tournament 2022.
Ø 3rd Place in 31st CUSAT Fide rated Chess Tournament 2022.
Ø 4th Place in Pawns Chess Academy’s First International B-1400 Fide rated Chess Tournament 2018.
Ø 3rd rank in World Cadet Under 12 Rapid Online Chess Championship-2021 Selection stage1 (200 selected players from 78 countries participated)
Ø Champion -Team Category in Under 11 Open Division of Asian Schools Chess Championship 2021
Ø 3rd Place in Under 11 Open Division of Asian Schools Chess Championship 2021
Ø 1st Prize in 34th National Under 12 Open Chess Championship 2022
Ø 5th Prize in National Under 13 Open Chess Championship 2023
Ø 9th Prize in National Sub Junior(U-16) Open Chess Championship 2022
Ø 3rd Prize in National Schools Under 11 Online Chess Championship 2021
Goutham Krishna received official invitation from the Director of Sports and Youth Affairs to represent the Kerala team in the KERALA CUBA ‘CHE’ INTERNATIONAL CHESS FESTIVAL, Kerala. Kerala wins the match against Cuba. 34th National Under-12 Open champion and double IM-norm holder, FM Goutham Krishna H held IM Rodney Oscar Perez Garcia?? to a draw. Kerala’s youngest Goutham Krishna scored three decisive wins against Cuban Grandmaster Lisandra twice, Grandmaster Berdaye S Ason Dylan Isidro and International Master Rodney Oscar.Thus, ensuring his team Kerala's victory over Cuba in the Classical and Blitz match.
Ø Champion- Kerala State Under 19 Open Chess Championship 2023
Ø Champion-Kerala State Under 13 Open Chess Championship 2023
Ø 2nd Prize - Kerala State Senior Rapid Chess Championship 2023
Ø Champion -U14 Boys- 12th All Kerala Bhavans Games 2023-‘24
Ø Champion-Kerala State Under 12 Open Chess Tournament 2022
Ø Champion-Kerala State Under 14 Open Chess Tournament 2022
Ø Champion-Kerala State Under 18 Open Chess Championship 2022
Ø Champion-Kerala State Under 19 Open Chess Championship 2022
Ø Champion-Kerala State Senior Rapid Open Chess Championship 2022
Ø Champion-Kerala State Junior (Under 20) Online Chess Championship 2021
Ø Champion-Kerala State Under 12 Online Chess Championship 2021
Ø Champion-Kerala State Under 14 Online Chess Championship 2021
Ø 2nd Prize-Kerala State Under 16 Open Chess Championship 2021
Ø 4th Prize-Kerala State Under 19 Open Chess Championship 2021
Ø Champion-Kerala State Under 12 Online Exposure Chess Championship 2020 (Open)
Ø 3rd Prize-Kerala State Under 9 Open Chess Championship-2019
Ø Champion- Kerala State Open Rapid Under 10 Chess Championship 2019
Ø Champion- Kerala State Under 8 Open Rapid Chess Championship 2018
Ø Champion -Trivandrum District Senior Rapid Chess Championship 2023
Ø Champion -Trivandrum District (Under 14) Open Chess Championship 2022
Ø Champion -Trivandrum District (Under 18) Open Chess Championship 2022.
Ø Champion -Trivandrum District Senior Chess Championship 2021
Ø Champion -Trivandrum District Junior Chess Championship 2021
Ø Champion -Trivandrum District Under 13 Open Chess Championship 2019
Ø Champion -Trivandrum District (Under 9) Open Chess Championship 2019
Ø 2nd Place in Trivandrum District (Under 8 Rapid) Open Chess Championship 2018
ALL KERALA OPEN TOURNAMENTS
Ø 1st Prize in TK Joseph Memorial All Kerala Schools Open Online Chess Championship-2021, Category 4
Ø 1st Prize in Shatranj Open Chess Tournament conducted by Sacred Heart College.
Ø 5th Prize-2nd ASA All Kerala Open Chess Championship