Chess Sensation Forest Sherwood Makes Headline

Forest Sherwood’s extraordinary performance at the Junior Open 2024 in San Diego has ignited excitement throughout the chess community. With an impressive 123-point rating increase, he has ascended to the esteemed ‘2000 Club’ in USCF ratings, marking a significant milestone in his chess career.

Despite facing formidable opponents with ratings exceeding 2200, Sherwood’s strategic brilliance earned him the title of ‘Best Performer’ under 2000.

His remarkable achievement serves as a testament to his dedication and the invaluable guidance of his mentor, Saketh Pedagandham.

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