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Mar 17, 2017
Viswanathan Anand confident of bouncing back after a mixed-bag in 2016Viswanathan Anand stressed on the importance of fitness in chess, saying that it was needed to ensure stamina in long games.
Mar 10, 2017
Magnus Carlsen has some competition, and it's 12-year-old Indian, Nihal SarinCarlsen had also become an International Master at the exact same age as Nihal - 12 years and eight months. And this is surely the sign of things to come.
Feb 28, 2017
World Women’s Chess Championship: Harika Dronavalli won bronze and shockingly, India didn't even cheerToo bad she is not a cricketer. If she were, the entire city would have surely been waiting for her arrival at the airport.
Feb 28, 2017
World Women’s Chess Championship: Harika Dronavalli lost glorious chance to enter title roundHarika was the favourite to win as she was considered to be a better rapid and blitz player than Tan. But the Chinese showed she had nerves of steel.
Feb 26, 2017
World Women's Chess Championship: Harika Dronavalli suffers heartbreak in semis, has to settle for bronzeHarika missed several opportunities in the tie-breaker which was a battle of nerves. Tan will now play the finals against Anna Muzychuk of Ukraine.
Feb 25, 2017
Women’s World Chess Championship: When Harika Dronavalli showed the stuff champions are made ofWe will have to wait for the tournament to end to know what Harika Dronavalli did on the night before the second game of her semi-final, but whatever she did, it was perfect.
Feb 23, 2017
Women’s World Chess Championship: Harika Dronavalli's tactic of conserving energy till rapid games has served her wellHarika stuck to her simple strategy - don't try too hard in classical battles and finish off your opponents in the rapids.
Feb 23, 2017
Women’s World Chess Championship: Harika Dronavalli edges out Nana Dzagnidze to enter semisHarika Dronavalli came out strongly yet again in the rapid tie-breaker and put it across Nana Dzagnidze of Georgia to enter the semi-finals of the World Women Chess Championship.
Feb 21, 2017
Women’s World Chess Championship: Harika Dronavalli in touching distance of semis after beating Nana DzagnidzeVictory in the first game of the two-game mini-match means that Harika will now just need a draw in the return game to qualify to the next round
Feb 17, 2017
Interview with Baskaran Adhiban, India's No 3 chess player: '2750 is the next barrier that I am aiming for'Meet Baskaran Adhiban, who started the Tata Steel Chess tournament as the last seed and finished third behind Wesley So and Magnus Carlsen.