Wesley "GMWSO" So - Chess.com Player

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

Total Prize Money Earned:
$471,491.25 From 30 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
28 Years Old$26,753.5455.67%|$26,753.5455.67%|$0.0000.00%
27 Years Old$265,730.911256.36%|$265,730.911256.36%|$0.0000.00%
26 Years Old$165,164.00935.03%|$165,164.00935.03%|$0.0000.00%
25 Years Old$11,615.9922.46%|$11,615.9922.46%|$0.0000.00%
24 Years Old$2,226.8120.47%|$2,226.8120.47%|$0.0000.00%

Earnings By Game

Total ResultsOnline ResultsOffline/LAN Results

Earnings By Team

Total ResultsOnline ResultsOffline/LAN Results

Highest Prize Money Won

1.2021-05-312nd» FTX Crypto Cup$54,714.43chess24
2.2020-09-191stSaint Louis Rapid & Blitz 2020$45,000.00Lichess
3.2020-10-291st» 2020 US Chess Championship$40,000.00Lichess
4.2020-05-291st» Clutch Chess: USA$40,000.00Lichess
5.2020-06-143rd-4th» Clutch Chess: International$37,000.00Lichess
6.2021-10-044th» Champions Chess Tour Finals 2021$30,000.00chess24
7.2021-08-081st» Chessable Masters 2021$30,000.00chess24
8.2021-02-141st» Opera Euro Rapid$30,000.00chess24
9.2020-11-301st» Skilling Open 2020$30,000.00chess24
10.2021-12-192nd» 2021 Speed Chess Championship Main Event$19,753.54Chess.com

Top Placements

8 Tournaments
5 Tournaments
3 Tournaments

Other Statistics

Overall Ranking

GMWSO is presently ranked #342 in highest overall earnings, and #54 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 $54,714.43 from FTX Crypto Cup on May 31, 2021. His 2nd place finish makes up 11.60% 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 $7,000.00 in cash prizes from 4 tournaments, none of which came in the last month.


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