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Feb 07, 2019
AlphaZero's stunning victory over chess engine Stockfish raises hopes of Artificial Intelligence's positive impact on royal gameAlphaZero, a chess-playing AI designed by DeepMind, became a worldwide sensation when it defeated Stockfish, the world's strongest chess engine,
Jan 29, 2019
Russian chess grandmaster Vladimir Kramnik announces retirement from professional competitionKramnik, 43, made waves in 2000 when he defeated defending champion Garry Kasparov at the World Championship. Currently ranked seventh by the World Chess Federation, he became the undisputed world champion in 2006
Jan 12, 2019
Tata Steel Chess 2019 poised for a spectacular start with likes of Viswanathan Anand and Magnus Carlsen in frayDefending champion Magnus Carlsen will be eyeing his seventh title. Meanwhile, Anand will try to level scores with the reigning World Champion by clinching the sixth Tata Steel trophy of his career.
Nov 29, 2018
World Chess Championship: Magnus Carlsen dominates Fabiano Caruana in tiebreakers to defend title for third timeAfter the record-breaking 12 draws in the classical games, the Magnus Carlsen dominated the tiebreaks by blanking Fabiano Caruana 3-0 in the four-game rapid mini-match.
Nov 27, 2018
World Chess Championship: Tiebreakers to determine the winner after Magnus Carlsen’s shocking draw offerWorld Chess Championship: Tiebreakers to determine the winner after Magnus Carlsen’s shocking draw offer
Nov 17, 2018
World Chess Championship: Magnus Carlsen has narrow escape in 80-move marathon in Game 6 as scores stay levelGame 6 of the world chess championship had promised to pose a tough challenge to Fabiano Caruana against Magnus Carlsen but he was up to the task and was on top of the game that came to a peaceful conclusion after about seven testing hours.
Dec 30, 2017
George Weah becomes Liberian president: From Bhaichung Bhutia to Imran Khan, athletes who entered politicsWeah is not the first sportsperson to enter politics. Here are some other prominent sportspersons who have embarked on a political career.
Dec 29, 2017
World Rapid and Blitz: Viswanathan Anand says it's an 'amazing feeling' to win title at 48Viswanathan Anand, who had been drawing flak from critics for a string of sub-par performances in the recent past, hit back in style, by winning the World Rapid title in Riyadh.
Dec 20, 2017
Check-mating! FIDE World Championship 2018 logo stirs up controversy with bizarre designThe strange logo, created by the Moscow-based studio Shuka Design, depicts two chequered bodies wrapped around each other in a position right out of Kamasutra! And wait for this... there is chess board placed strategically between them.
Aug 19, 2017
Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz: Viswanathan Anand lacked incisiveness, but Garry Kasparov impressive throughoutAnand's game seemed to be lacking penetration. He could not create winning chances by playing proactively to wrest the initiative from the opponent.