Top 10 contest winners

In celebration of MyChessGuru's 5th anniversary, we introduced monthly 'Top 10' contest for students starting in March 2014. Ranking is based on USCF rating improvement during the month. We use 'MCG Index' to measure improvement. Congratulations to all winners and their coaches.
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April 2017 Winners

Rank Winner State Coach Prev month
USCF rating
This month
USCF rating
MCG index
1 Akshay Kobla VA Jagan 1609 1720 8.58
2 Shyla Bisht VA Jagan 1444 1540 6.58
3 Siya Jariwala Illinois Jagan 954 1056 5.24
4 Shaurya Bisht VA Jagan 1249 1285 2.18
5 Ronit Podder TX Jagan 1444 1467 1.58
6 Arnav Bhat VA Jagan 1167 1181 0.81
7 SAI BHUJANGARI CA V K Rao 1095 1105 0.55
Calculation for MyChessGuru index
  • USCF official ratings are published on the 3rd Wednesday of each month (in Rtg.Supp. tab on USCF profile page) and become official on the 1st day of the next month.
  • USCF highest regular rating is used in MCG Index calculation
  • Microsoft Surface will be awarded if a student stands at No 1 in 'Top 10' for two consecutive months (twice in a row).

Eligibility rules for entering monthly contest of 'Top 10':

  • Student must attend a minimum of 4 hours of coaching during 30 days period before the provisional results are announced.
  • Student's USCF official rating for the month must be 500 or more