Watch as WIM Thalia Cervantes demonstrates her baking and chess skills by preparing a chessboard-style cake while playing Blitz with live-streamers on Twitch! Inspired by the chess-themed baking supplies in Check, Please! Chess Dining & Decor, Thalia will stir up the competition during this alternative simul event.
Thalia Cervantes is an 18-year-old Cuban-born FM and WIM playing under the United States federation flag. She is one of the best female ranked players in the nation and has previously played the U.S. Junior Championship and the online U.S. Women’s Championship. In May 2021, she got her first IM norm and last WGM norm to complete her Woman Grandmaster title, which is currently being processed.Wednesday, Jul 14 - 6:30 pm