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May 01, 2019
Magnus Carlsen interview: Fearless young players will make India the strongest chess country in the worldThe Grenke Chess Classic came to a close on Monday evening with Magnus Carlsen dominating the field once again. Carlsen scored 7½ points out of his nine games and remained a point and a half ahead of his nearest rival
Apr 20, 2019
Iranian GM Alireza Firouzja forfeits game due to opponent Or Bronstein’s Israeli nationality at GRENKE Chess OpenIranian GM Alireza Firouzja forfeits game due to opponent Or Bronstein’s Israeli nationality at GRENKE Chess Open
Apr 18, 2019
Grenke Chess Classic 2019: Magnus Carlsen-Fabiano Caruana clash after World Championship among encounters in offingWhile Carlsen is, indeed, a favourite to win the tournament, the field is fierce. So will Caruana successfully defend his title, will Anand score his first big win of the year, or will it be another ‘Magnus Opus’? Only time will tell.
May 29, 2018
Norway Chess 2018: Magnus Carlsen off to winning start; Vishwanthan Anand draws Levon Aronian in Round 1The game between Anand and Aronian was, perhaps, the most tepid. This game also began with a king’s pawn opening that Aronian steered into the waters of the Berlin Defence
Apr 10, 2018
Grenke Chess Classic: Fabiano Caruana holds off Nikita Vitiugov, Magnus Carlsen to win titleCaruana won the Grenke Chess Classic a full point ahead of his nearest rival.
Apr 09, 2018
Grenke Chess Classic Round 8: Viswanathan Anand shows good preparation to counter Arkadij Naiditsch's attackThe penultimate round of the Grenke Chess Classic was a surprisingly quiet day. With all of the games drawn, Fabiano Caruana, who has been leading the field with a half point margin, inched a step closer to the title.
Apr 08, 2018
Grenke Chess Classic Round 7: Fabiano Caruana becomes clear leader after win over Maxime Vachier-LagraveThe seventh round of the Grenke Chess Classic finally gave the tournament a clear leader as Fabiano Caruana defeated his co-leader Maxime Vachier-Lagrave.
Apr 07, 2018
Grenke Chess Classic Round 6: Viswanathan Anand's chances look grim after major upset; Magnus Carlsen heldAfter trading queens soon out of the opening, Anand tried to induce more exchanges. On his 19th turn Anand miscalculated and ended up a piece down in the next five moves.
Apr 06, 2018
Grenke Chess Classic Round 5: Magnus Carlsen narrowly escapes defeat, Viswanathan Anand held by Fabiano CaruanaViswanathan Anand got off to an exciting start against Fabiano Caruana but the position soon fizzled out into equality.
Apr 05, 2018
Grenke Chess Classic Round 4: Viswanathan Anand plays out another draw; Fabiano Caruana new joint leadersHad it not been for Fabiano Caruana to change gears and pull out victory in the final stages of the round, all games would have ended in a draw. With his win, Caruana has joined the leaders, Maxime Vachier-Lagrave and Nikita Vitiugov at 3.0/4.