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Chess Viswanathan Anand closes in on title at Bilbao Masters

Sep 20, 2014

Chess Viswanathan Anand closes in on title at Bilbao Masters

After crushing Francisco Vallejo Pons of Spain in the fourth round, Anand cemented his position at the top, taking his tally to an unassailable 11 points. #Sports #India #NewsTracker #Spain #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #Bilbao Masters
Chess Anand beats Vallejo Pons to stay ahead in Bilbao Final Masters

Sep 16, 2014

Chess Anand beats Vallejo Pons to stay ahead in Bilbao Final Masters

Maintaining a clean slate after two games, Anand took his tally to six points under the footballlike scoring system in place here. #Sports #India #NewsTracker #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #Levon Aronian #Bilbao Final Masters #Vallejo Pons
Bilbao Masters Anand starts off campaign with crushing win over Ponomariov

Sep 15, 2014

Bilbao Masters Anand starts off campaign with crushing win over Ponomariov

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand started his campaign at the Bilbao Final Masters with a crushing win over former FIDE world champion Ruslan Ponomariov of Ukraine in Bilbao, Spain. #Sports #NewsTracker #Spain #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #Bilbao Final Masters #Ruslan Ponomariov
Gujrathi, Gopal share lead in Abu Dhabi Masters chess

Aug 28, 2014

Gujrathi, Gopal share lead in Abu Dhabi Masters chess

Indian Grandmasters Vidit Gujrathi and GN Gopal emerged as joint leaders after winning their penultimate round games in the Abu Dhabi Masters chess tournament. #Sports #India #NewsTracker #Chess #Abu Dhabi #Vidit Gujrathi #GN Gopal
India win chess Olympiad bronze, individual gold and silver

Aug 15, 2014

India win chess Olympiad bronze, individual gold and silver

The 19th-seeded Indian open team was tied for the second-third place with Hungary, Russia and Azerbaijan for silver/bronze medal. #India #China #Chess #SportsTracker #Hungary #Olympiad

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Meet India's newest chess star Aravind Chithambaram

Nov 29, 2013

Meet India's newest chess star Aravind Chithambaram

The performance was all the more special because Aravindh, with an ELO rating of 2335, came up with a performance equivalent to 2728 rating points and defeated four GMs and two IMs on his way to the title. #Sports #OnOurMind #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #Aravindh Chithambaram
In Western view, Carlsen is objective, not insulting

Nov 27, 2013

In Western view, Carlsen is objective, not insulting

Carlsen is far too flamboyant only from an Indic psychoanalytic perspective. #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #Magnus Carlsen #Humility

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In Western view, Carlsen is objective, not insulting

Sep 22, 2014

Power rankings: The Ryder Cup

The game of golf takes on the spirit of chess in match play...
In Western view, Carlsen is objective, not insulting

Sep 15, 2014

Ebola patient in Nebraska bored in isolation room

OMAHA, Neb. — Nebraska doctors treating an American aid worker battling Ebola say that as he improves, he's getting bored in his isolation room. Debbie Sacra says the Nebraska Medical Center brought in a chess board, books and a Nerf basketball hoop ... #Nebraska #Liberia
In Western view, Carlsen is objective, not insulting

Sep 13, 2014

Give credit to girls soccer defenders for hustling, distributing, protecting

Forwards get credit for scoring goals. Goalkeepers get credit for recording shutouts. Defenders get credit for . . . well, it's hard to say. They often don't get the credit they deserve. Yet they're usually the ones who create the scoring plays and w... #Nebraska #Liberia