Nevertheless, Tanitoluwa “Tani” Adewumi is the newly crowned 2019 New York K-3 Chess Champion. He went undefeated at the state tournament, outplaying children from elite private schools who had private chess tutors.
Tani, walking with his mom and brother, brings his chess trophy home!
Tani learned to play chess at 7-years-old just over a year ago. His play improved month by month, and now seven chess trophies stand on a shelf next to his bed in the homeless shelter!
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