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Dec 31, 2017
World Rapid and Blitz: Viswanathan Anand feels losing just one game in blitz event was a huge achievementAnand has endured a tough year which included an early exit in the Chess World Cup in Georgia and finishing last in the recent London Chess Classic, before the turnaround towards the end of 2017.
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
Aug 19, 2013
World Chess Cup: India's last hope, Adhiban, knocked out in third roundLosing the first game as white, Adhiban started the day in a must-win situation but his aspirations suffered setbacks as Nakamura scored another chance-less victory against the Indian.
Aug 17, 2013
World Chess Cup: Adhiban to face Nakamura but Sasikiran knocked outSasikiran got into some problems in late stages of the middle game and lost the first round as black. In the return game, Karjakin, world number nine, held himself together and got the draw that was enough for him to move to the third round.
Aug 16, 2013
World Chess Cup: Adhiban storms in to third roundhe other Indian left in the fray -- Grandmaster Krishnan Sasikiran -- again did well to hold the Russian world number nine Sergey Karjakin to tie the two games match 1-1 and set up a tie-break contest to start with the rapid games.
Aug 14, 2013
Chess World Cup: Adhibhan, Sasikiran advance; Negi eliminatedPitted against a much higher-rated rival, Adhiban displayed top form to beat Evgeny Alekseev of Russia 5-3, winning in the blitz tiebreaker while Sasikiran prevailed over Constantin Lupulescu of Romania 2.5-1.5.
Aug 13, 2013
Chess World Cup: Negi suffers shocking loss in opening roundNational champion G Akash made his expected exit from the 128-player event with a memorable game wherein he held world number three Caruana to a creditable draw with black pieces.