Alexandra Botez is a well-accomplished professional chess player who over the course of her career has won several prestigious titles of the sport. Though born in the U.S., her family moved to Canada shortly after and that’s where she grew up. As a child, Alexandra was first introduced to chess by her father and even started to train her at the age of six. Botez first gained prominence in the late-2000s when she won her first Canadian national championship followed by more Canadian youth national titles. After this, she moved back to the United States and by continuing the previous momentum, has persistently added more accolades to her name over the years. Due to her distinctive achievements as a young chess player, Alexandra has now earned a place among the elite female chess players of the world.
Outside professional competitions, Botez is known for being an internet celebrity too. Alongside her younger sister Andrea, she regularly streams chess content on Twitch while their YouTube channels hold a massive following too. These online activities have helped her become one of the most recognizable chess players and attracted mainstream media attention towards her as well.
Alexandra Botez Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Alexandra Botez
- Nicknames: Alexandra
- Date of Birth: September 24, 1995
- Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
- Nationality: American, Canadian
- Occupation: Chess Player, Twitch Streamer, YouTuber
- Zodiac Sign: Libra
- Race/ Ethnicity: Caucasian
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
Alexandra Botez Height Weight Body Measurements Shoe Size
Alexandra Botez Family Details:
- Father: Andrei Botez (Chess Coach)
- Mother: Unknown
- Siblings: Andrea Botez (Younger Sister)
- Spouse Name: Unmarried
- Children Name: None
Alexandra Botez Relationships History:
- Eric Hanson
Alexandra Botez Career Highlights:
- Canadian National Girls Champion: Five titles
- S. Girls Nationals: Once
- Woman FIDE Master: 2013
Alexandra Botez Distinctive Features:
- Petite Frame
- Gleaming Face
Alexandra Botez Body Measurements:
The professional chess player Alexandra Botez height, weight, shoe size, and other body measurements complete details can be found below.
- Build: Slim
- Height in Feet: 5’4”
- Height in Centimeters:5 cm
- Weight in Kilogram: 55 kg
- Weight in Pounds: 121 pounds
- Feet/ Shoe Size: Unknown
Alexandra Botez Interesting Facts:
- Her parents are Romanian immigrants.
- Alexandra received initial chess training from her father.
- As a player, she is known for having an aggressive style of play.
- She is proficient in English, Romanian, and Mandarin languages while has limited fluency in French and Spanish too.