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Oct 29, 2018
Isle of Man Masters: Radoslaw Wojtaszek clinches title in nail-biting playoff; Adhiban Baskaran finishes joint secondWith a win in the Armageddon, Wojtaszek took home the champion’s trophy (and an extra £500 for winning the blitz mini-match). The top prize, however, was shared between the two players. So both Wojtaszek and Naiditsch received £37,500.
Oct 27, 2018
Isle of Man Masters: Michael Adams steps up the leaderboard beating Abhijeet Gupta; Viswanathan Anand retains second placeAt the conclusion of the antepenultimate round of the Isle of Man Masters, English numero uno, Michael Adams added himself to the leading pack. On the seventh board, Adams defeated GM Abhijeet Gupta with the white pieces
Oct 26, 2018
Isle of Man Masters: Viswanathan Anand scores fine win over Daniel Fridman; Hikaru Nakamura topples Abhijeet GuptaViswanathan Anand, who was back to the board after taking a half point bye in the fifth round, scored a much needed victory against German GM Daniel Fridman
Oct 25, 2018
Isle of Man Masters: Abhijeet Gupta outwits Vidit Gujrathi to take joint lead after fifth roundAbhijeet Gupta and Jeffery Xiong beat Vidit Gujrathi and Richard Rapport, respectively to take joint lead at the Isle of Man Masters.
Oct 24, 2018
Isle of Man Masters: Arkadij Naiditsch, Wang Hao lead after Round 4; Vidit Gujrathi, Abhijeet Gupta lead Indian chargeTournament leaders were chopped to a third at the conclusion of the Chess.com Isle of Man Masters. Of the six overnight leaders, only Wang Hao and Arkadij Naiditsch won their games and remained on maximum score of 4.0/4
Oct 23, 2018
Isle of Man Masters: R Praggnanandhaa stuns Pavel Eljanov; Viswanathan Anand, Vidit Gujrathi heldR Praggnanandhaa scored a major upset defeating elite GM Pavel Eljanov while Viswanathan Anand and Vidit Gujrathi were held to a draw by lower-ranked players.
Oct 22, 2018
Isle of Man Masters: Vidit Gujrathi wins with a scintillating queen sacrifice to reach 2/2; Viswanathan Anand suffers setbackGiven the way the game between Viswanathan Anand and Robert Hess went, it would be more accurate to say that Anand saved half a point rather than saying he conceded it.
Oct 21, 2018
Isle of Man Masters: Viswanathan Anand narrowly escapes defeat against 13-year-old Raunak SadhwaniRaunak Sadhwani played ruthlessly to reach a winning position in the middle game. But he was playing one of his idols after all and nerves did play a role in the game.
Oct 12, 2018
Asian Para Games 2018: India bags two golds in chess via K Jennintha Anto, Kishan Gangoli; Parul Parmar claims top spot in badmintonIndia enjoyed a successful second-last day of the Asian Para Games in Indonesia, with Indian athletes winning three gold and host of bronzes to add to their medal tally.
Oct 06, 2018
Batumi Chess Olympiad: India finish 6th after final round draw against Poland; women dominate Mongolia to take 8th spotA final round draw against Poland places India 6th in the open group; women dominate Mongolia to take the 8th spot.