Sporty Successes

2005
  • German Youth Champion U14 with 7/9 points
   
2006
  • Second place with 6/9 points in IM tournament in Norderstedt; IM norm
  • Seventh place in the World Junior Championships U14 in Batumi, Georgia
   
2007
  • 5.5/7 points and GM norm on Board 4 at the European Team Cup with the HSK in Kemer, Turkey
  • Winning the HSK IM tournament with 6.5/9 points and IM norm
  • German Club Champion U20 with the HSK, on board one 6.5/7 points
   
2008
  • Awarded the IM title
  • Participation in the Olympiad in Dresden, 5/8 points on the fourth board
   
2009
  • German Club Champion U20 with the HSK, on board one 4.5/7 points
   
2010
  • German Champion with 7/9 points and GM norm
  • Win in St. Pauli tournament with 9/9 points at Hamburg
  • Participation in the Olympiad at Khanty-Mansisk, Siberia. 4.5/8 points on the fourth board
   
2011
  • Second place with 7/9 points and GM norm in the HSK GM tournament
  • Tied for 3.-6. place with 7/9 points in Bad Woerishofen Open
  • Fourth place in the Neckar-Open with 7/9 points
  • Chess Player of the Year in the category U20
  • Fourth place with 9/11 points in the South African Open in Johannesburg
  • Winning the Mitropa Cup with Germany, on board one 6/9 points and GM norm
  • German Club Champion U20 with the HSK, on board one 5.5/6 points
   
2012
  • Awarded the GM title
  • Tied for 1.-5. place with 7/9 points in Norderstedt Easter Open
  • Chess Player of the Year in the category U20
  • Win in St. Pauli tournament with 7.5/9 points in Hamburg
  • Tied first place in the Pan-American Intercollegiate Championship with UMBC, on the second board 5/6 points
 

 

2013
  • Tied for 1.-3. place with 4/5 points in the Baltimore Open
  • Third place in the President's Cup with UMBC, on the second board 2,5/3 points
  • Tied for 1.-3. place with 5/6 points in the National Chess Congress in Philadelphia
  • Second place in the Pan-American Intercollegiate Championship with UMBC, on the first board 5/6 points
   
2014
  • Second place in the President's Cup with UMBC
  • Fourth place with 6,5/9 points in the U.S. Masters, four wins against grandmasters 
  • Second place in the Pan-American Intercollegiate Championship with UMBC
   
2015
  • Win in the Golden State Open with 6/7 points
   
2016
  • Win in the GM Invitational in Charlotte, North Carolina with 7,5/9 points
  • Tied for first place in the Srefidensi Festival in Paramaribo, Suriname with 8,5/9 points
  • Win in the HSK Christmas Open with 7/7 points in Hamburg
   
2017
  • Tied for first place in the Pfalz Open in Neustadt an der Weinstraße with 7/9 points
  • Reaching the semi-finals of the Corsican Circuit
  • Crossing 2600 Elo for the first time