GM Wesley So

Player

Profile
Rating: 
2807
Age: 
23
Country: 
USA
Chess Highlights
2016 GCT Cʜᴀᴍᴘɪᴏɴ

A former chess prodigy who became the youngest player to pass the 2600 threshold in October 2008, breaking the record previously held by Magnus Carlsen. In February 2015 he entered the World top 10 after tying for second place at the 2015 Tata Steel Chess Tournament. He is a three-time Philippines Chess Champion and also won the Bilbao Chess Masters Final in 2015.