This Awesome 16-Year-Old Wants To Be The Youngest African American Chess Grandmaster

December 22, 2014   // 0 Comments

  Nico Pitney  -Huff Post Black Voices There were plenty of signs that 16-year-old Joshua Colas was a chess prodigy. "He told me one day, 'Daddy, I can play you blindfolded,'" his father Guy Colas recounted to The Huffington Post. "And I said, 'You sure? I've never seen you practice.'" Joshua was right; he could not only match his dad but beat him, with his eyes closed. At age ...

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