Wesley "GMWSO" So - chess24 Player


Name:
Wesley Barbasa So
Date of Birth:
October 9, 1993
Age:
29
United States
United States
World Ranking:
#211
Country Ranking:
#34

Total Prize Money Earned:
$735,491.25 From 37 Tournaments
Alternate IDs:
GMWSO




Wesley Barbasa So is a Filipino-American chess grandmaster. His online chess activity includes being on Chess.com (username "GMWSO"), Lichess, and chess24.

Earnings By Year

Total ResultsOnline ResultsOffline/LAN Results
2022$271,000.001136.85%|$71,000.00109.65%|$200,000.00127.19%
2021$204,467.971027.80%|$204,467.971027.80%|$0.0000.00%
2020$246,180.481233.47%|$246,180.481233.47%|$0.0000.00%
2018$13,842.8041.88%|$13,842.8041.88%|$0.0000.00%

Earnings By Age

Total ResultsOnline ResultsOffline/LAN Results
29 Years Old$232,500.00231.61%|$32,500.0014.42%|$200,000.00127.19%
28 Years Old$58,253.54107.92%|$58,253.54107.92%|$0.0000.00%
27 Years Old$265,730.911236.13%|$265,730.911236.13%|$0.0000.00%
26 Years Old$165,164.00922.46%|$165,164.00922.46%|$0.0000.00%
25 Years Old$11,615.9921.58%|$11,615.9921.58%|$0.0000.00%
24 Years Old$2,226.8120.30%|$2,226.8120.30%|$0.0000.00%

Earnings By Game

Total ResultsOnline ResultsOffline/LAN Results
Chess.com$305,776.822041.57%|$105,776.821914.38%|$200,000.00127.19%
Lichess$174,500.00523.73%|$174,500.00523.73%|$0.0000.00%
chess24$255,214.431234.70%|$255,214.431234.70%|$0.0000.00%

Earnings By Team

Total ResultsOnline ResultsOffline/LAN Results
<independent>$735,491.2537100.00%|$535,491.253672.81%|$200,000.00127.19%


Highest Prize Money Won

1.2022-11-071st» Global Chess.com Championship 2022 - Finals$200,000.00Chess.com
2.2021-05-312nd» FTX Crypto Cup$54,714.43chess24
3.2020-09-191stSaint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2020$45,000.00Lichess
4.2020-10-291st» 2020 US Chess Championship$40,000.00Lichess
5.2020-05-291st» Clutch Chess: USA$40,000.00Lichess
6.2020-06-143rd-4th» Clutch Chess: International$37,000.00Lichess
7.2022-11-202nd» Meltwater Champions Chess Tour Final 2022$32,500.00chess24
8.2021-10-044th» Champions Chess Tour Finals 2021$30,000.00chess24
9.2021-08-081st» Chessable Masters 2021$30,000.00chess24
10.2021-02-141st» Opera Euro Rapid$30,000.00chess24

Top Placements

Champion
Runner-up
3rd/Semis
11 Tournaments
7 Tournaments
3 Tournaments


Other Statistics

Overall Ranking

GMWSO is presently ranked #211 in highest overall earnings, and #34 in highest earnings for players from United States.


Largest Prize from a Single Tournament

The largest amount of prize money awarded to GMWSO from a single tournament was $200,000.00 from Global Chess.com Championship 2022 - Finals on November 7, 2022. His 1st place finish makes up 27.19% of his total prize money won.


$100,000 Milestone

GMWSO obtained $100,000 in total prize money earned on June 14, 2020 with a $37,000.00 cash prize from his 3rd-4th place finish at Clutch Chess: International. Prize money from 9 tournaments got him to that point.


Recent Earnings

In the last 90 days, GMWSO has won $232,500.00 in cash prizes from 2 tournaments, all of which came in the last month.



References


No external sources of information are cited for the player. See tournament references for sources.