Wesley "GMWSO" So - chess24 Player

Wesley Barbasa So
Date of Birth:
October 9, 1993
United States
United States
World Ranking:
Country Ranking:

Total Prize Money Earned:
$320,023.28 From 20 Tournaments
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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

Earnings By Age

Total ResultsOnline ResultsOffline/LAN Results
27 Years Old$141,016.48744.06%|$141,016.48744.06%|$0.0000.00%
26 Years Old$165,164.00951.61%|$165,164.00951.61%|$0.0000.00%
25 Years Old$11,615.9923.63%|$11,615.9923.63%|$0.0000.00%
24 Years Old$2,226.8120.70%|$2,226.8120.70%|$0.0000.00%

Earnings By Game

Total ResultsOnline ResultsOffline/LAN Results

Earnings By Team

Total ResultsOnline ResultsOffline/LAN Results

Highest Prize Money Won

1.2020-09-191stSaint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2020$45,000.00Lichess
2.2020-10-291st» 2020 US Chess Championship$40,000.00Lichess
3.2020-05-291st» Clutch Chess: USA$40,000.00Lichess
4.2020-06-143rd-4th» Clutch Chess: International$37,000.00Lichess
5.2021-02-141st» Opera Euro Rapid$30,000.00chess24
6.2020-11-301st» Skilling Open 2020$30,000.00chess24
7.2021-03-214th» Magnus Carlsen Invitational 2021$15,000.00chess24
8.2020-09-135thChampions Showdown 2020: Chess 9LX$12,500.00Lichess
9.2018-12-022nd» Speed Chess Championship 2018$11,573.99Chess.com
10.2020-12-123rd-4th» 2020 Speed Chess Championship$11,016.48Chess.com

Top Placements

7 Tournaments
3 Tournaments
1 Tournament

Other Statistics

Overall Ranking

GMWSO is presently ranked #450 in highest overall earnings, and #89 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 $45,000.00 from Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2020 on September 19, 2020. His 1st place finish makes up 14.06% 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 $50,000.00 in cash prizes from 3 tournaments, $5,000.00 (or 10.00%) of which came in the last month.


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