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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 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 15, 2017
Women's World Chess Championship 2017: Off-colour Harika Dronavalli, tenacious Padmini Rout advanceThe Indian challenge at the event is represented by grandmaster Harika Dronavalli and international master Padmini Rout. Both the players won their first round.
Feb 10, 2017
Women's World Chess Championship: Harika Dronavalli, Padmini Rout lead Indian charge in TehranAfter facing a lot of criticism, boycotts and controversies, the Women’s World Chess Championship is about to kick off on Saturday in the Iranian capital of Tehran.
Dec 19, 2016
London Chess Classic: Is the Viswanathan Anand era coming to an end?Every time he is down in the dumps, Viswanathan Anand rises from the ashes like a phoenix and gives a fitting answer to all his detractors who want him to retire from the game.
Dec 02, 2016
Magnus Carlsen clinches third consecutive World Chess Championship: Here's how he did itMagnus Carlsen is undoubtedly the greatest chess player alive today, as the manner of his World Championship win proved.
Dec 01, 2016
Magnus Carlsen clinches third consecutive World Chess Championship after dramatic tiebreakerNorwegian Magnus Carlsen extended his dominance over the chess world by winning the World Chess Championship for the third consecutive time on Wednesday, beating his Russian challenger Sergei Karyakin in a tiebreaker.