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Sep 19, 2017
FIDE World Cup 2017: From Viswanathan Anand's struggle to SP Sethuraman's rise, a look at how Indians faredA single loss was sufficient for Anand to be knocked out of the World Cup. Such is the unforgiving nature of this format.
Sep 16, 2017
FIDE World Cup 2017: Anton Kovalyov could have been wiser, but hard done by organisers in shorts scandalIf Kovalyov’s offense can be noticed and acted upon after it had been unnoticed for two rounds, then surely, Kovalyov could have given time until the next round to amend his dressing.
Sep 11, 2017
FIDE World Cup 2017: SP Sethuraman, Vidit Gujrathi go down in 3rd round to end India's challengeIndian Grand Masters SP Sethuraman and Vidit Gujrathi bow out of the Chess World Cup after defeats against Ding Liren of China and Anish Giri of Holland respectively in the third round tiebreaker
Sep 10, 2017
FIDE World Cup 2017: Vidit Gujrathi settles for draw after tactical error; SP Sethuraman plays solid gameVidit could have made a very strong first game result by beating Ding Liren, but, he was not able to keep his nerves in the winning position and the game ended in a draw.
Sep 09, 2017
FIDE World Cup 2017: SP Sethuraman's technical skills too good for P Harikrishna; B Adhiban suffers defeatIn the third round, Vidit Gujrathi will be up against Chinese Grand Master Ding Liren, while Sethuraman will face Dutch No 1 Anish Giri.
Sep 08, 2017
FIDE World Cup 2017: After Viswanathan Anand, P Harikrishna also exits, as SP Sethuraman advancesIndian Grand Master Pentala Harikrishna suffered a defeat at the hands of compatriot SP Sethuraman in the tie-breaker of the second round and exited the FIDE World Cup 2017.
Sep 08, 2017
FIDE World Cup 2017: Viswanathan Anand suffers earliest exit in a knockout event, but Vidit Gujrathi on trackOn Thursday, Kovalyov showed such solidity with white pieces that the five-time world champion, Anand had absolutely no way to break through.
Sep 07, 2017
FIDE World cup 2017: Viswanathan Anand hurt by tactical error, P Harikrishna on back foot after drab drawAnand had a advantageous position out of the opening but then went for a speculative piece sacrifice.
Sep 07, 2017
FIDE World Cup 2017: Viswanathan Anand faces threat of exit after shock defeat to Canada's Anton KovalyovFive-time world champion Viswanathan Anand suffered a shocking defeat at the hands of Canadian Grandmaster Anton Kovalyov and now faces the threat of an ouster from the World Chess Cup in Tbilisi.
Sep 06, 2017
FIDE World Cup 2017: Pentala Harikrishna, B Adhiban ace the tie-breakers to ease into second roundThe second game against Yuri Gonzalez Vidal was where Harikrishna was in some trouble, but calculated admirably to get out of danger.