Career Highlights

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Shankland receiving a gold medal at 2014 Tromsø Olympiad 

 

 

 

June 1-11, 2018

2018 American Continental Champion

Shankland won the American Continental, his third tournament in a row, and broke into the World’s top 25 for the first time.

May 8-20, 2018

Capablanca Memorial

Shankland won the 2018 Capablanca Memorial, the only American ever to win the tournament.

 

April 18-29, 2018

2018 US Champion!

Shankland won the US Championship with a 2886 performance ahead of 3 of the top 10 players in the world, crossing 2700 FIDE for the first time.

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June 16-27, 2017

World Team Championship

Shankland resumed his duties as board 1 of the US national team

 

January 22-26, 2017

Victory at Chinggis

Shankland won the Chinggis International

 

September 1-14, 2016

Second Olympic Gold

Shankland and Team USA won the Olympiad for the first time in 79 years in Baku.

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Biel Masters

Shankland Won the Biel Masters Open with the best score in the event’s history.

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June 17-26, 2016

Edmonton International

Shankland Won the Edmonton International.

March 18-24, 2016

Fagernes International

Shankland Won the Fagernes International.

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World Team Championship

Shankland manned Board 1 for the United States National Team at the World Team Championship.

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Shankland facing Levon Aronian at the 2015 World Team Championship

December 15, 2014

Top 100

Shankland entered the world’s top 100 players at a new peak rating of 2653 FIDE.

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