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Carlsen clinches World Blitz title, Anand finishes Joint Fifth

Jun 21, 2014

Carlsen clinches World Blitz title, Anand finishes Joint Fifth

Indian chess ace Viswanathan Anand had to be content with a joint fifth finish even as reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen scripted history by winning the World Blitz Championship. #Viswanathan Anand #Magnus Carlsen #Ian Nepomniachtchi #World Blitz Chess Championship 2014
As it happened: World Blitz Chess Championship Day Two

Jun 21, 2014

As it happened: World Blitz Chess Championship Day Two

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand could only manage 7.5 points out of a possible 11 on the opening day of the two-day World Blitz Chess Championship #Sports #India #NewsTracker #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #Magnus Carlsen #FIDE #World Blitz Chess Championship
FIDE World Blitz Chess Championship 2014 as it happened

Jun 19, 2014

FIDE World Blitz Chess Championship 2014 as it happened

Indian chess ace Viswanathan Anand came up with a thumping victory over reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen but had to settle for the bronze medal in the World Rapid Chess Championship. #Sports #Gold #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #Magnus Carlsen #bronze #World Rapid Chess Championship #World Rapid Chess Championship 2014
World Rapid Chess Championship: Day three as it happened

Jun 19, 2014

World Rapid Chess Championship: Day three as it happened

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand kept himself in contention by notching up 3.5 points on the penultimate day of the World Rapid Chess Championship here. #Sports #India #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #Norway #Magnus Carlsen #Grandmaster #World Rapid Chess Championship
World Rapid Chess Championship: Day two live

Jun 17, 2014

World Rapid Chess Championship: Day two live

Anand, a known expert in rapid chess took some time to adjust to new rules that gives 15 minutes to both players with a ten second increment guaranteed after every move. #Sports #India #NewsTracker #Chess #Viswanathan Anand #Magnus Carlsen #FIDE #World Rapid Championship

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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

Jul 03, 2014

Unique Fighting Challenge: Chris Weidman defends title against distinctive Lyoto Machida

Lyoto Machida changes a fighter's dialogue. Those cliched "knock him out" or "look for the finish" or "impose my will" statements mysteriously disappear, replaced by phrases such as "figure him out" and "solve the puzzle" and "chess game." That's wha... #Randy Couture #Jon Jones (fighter) #Ryan Bader #Anderson Silva #Rashad Evans #Lyoto Machida #Mark Munoz (fighter) #Chris Weidman
In Western view, Carlsen is objective, not insulting

Jul 11, 2014

Joachim Löw can steer Germany to World Cup glory against Argentina

The way Germany crushed Brazil makes them favourites in the final but dont count out some Lionel Messi magic So here we are: Germany and Argentina, two traditional football nations, will decide the 2014 World Cup and no one can say they dont deserve ... #Argentina national football team #Brazil national football team #Germany #Argentina
In Western view, Carlsen is objective, not insulting

Jul 03, 2014

'America' review: Dinesh D'Souza's winners' history dismisses underdogs

"America," the latest big-screen diatribe from the author-filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza, arrives this Fourth of July week with one main goal: to prove that America is great. Few would argue with that conclusion. It's D'Souza's reasons that beggar belief. ... #Dinesh D'Souza #Barack Obama #Hillary Rodham Clinton #Noam Chomsky #Wall Street #Howard Zinn