24th Chicago Open
May 21-25, 2015
The 24th Annual Chicago Open was held May 21-25, 2015, at the Westin Chicago North Shore Hotel, 601 North Milwaukee Ave, Wheeling, Illinois.
14-year old IM Jeffery Xiong won Open Section finishing with 7/9, ahead of 24 Grandmasters! A last round win over top seed GM Lazaro Bruzon Batista secured him a $10,300 prize and his 3rd GM norm.
A total of 10 FIDE title norms were earned during the event:
GM – Jeffery Xiong, Ashwin Jayaram
IM – Eric Rosen, Atulya Shetty, Sean Vibbert, Gauri Shankar, Kyron Griffith, Qibiao Wang
WIM – Rachel Ulrich, Akshita Gorti
The final standings, with prizes, are now posted for all sections.
Please select from one of the following links to get more information regarding the 2015 Chicago Open:
- Tournament Information: Sections, schedules, entry fees, prize funds, hotel info, etc.