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WCM Tallulah Roberts

Tallulah Roberts
Photo: courtesy of Tallulah Roberts. Photographer: Melinda Wilde.
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Tallulah Roberts
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Tallulah Roberts, better known as Lula Robs, is a chess streamer and content creator from Jersey. She started playing chess in December 2020 inspired by the hit Netflix miniseries The Queen's Gambit. She then started streaming consistently around April 2021 and quickly built a community of followers, becoming one of the most popular chess streamers on Twitch. She has more than 11,000 followers on the streaming platform (as of November 2022).

Roberts is also known for posting chess memes on Twitter. Regarded as the "chess meme queen," she has gained more than 20,000 followers on the platform.

Her most significant achievement as a chess player came when she participated in the 44th Chess Olympiad in Chennai, India. She played board one for the Jersey women's team, scoring 4/10 with a performance that granted her a conditional WCM title, which she earns when she attains an 1800 classical rating.

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