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Dec 03, 2018
World Youth Olympiad: India win their second straight silver with inspiring show from GM Arjun Erigaisi and Sankalp GuptaIndia claimed their second successive silver in the event. An important difference this time, however, was that the team was missing two of its biggest stars, R Praggnanandhaa and Nihal Sarin
Nov 07, 2018
World Women’s Chess Championship: Koneru Humpy, Harika Dronavalli advance to second round; Padmini Rout, Bhakti Kulkarni oustedAfter the first round second seed Koneru Humpy and Harika Dronavalli have advanced to the next stage, while Padmini Rout and Bhakti Kulkarni have been eliminated.
Nov 03, 2018
World Women’s Chess Championship: Koneru Humpy, Harika Dronavalli lead Indian charge in 64-player eventKoneru Humpy and Harika Dronavalli, being the highest-rated Indians, are India's strongest contenders for the World Women’s Chess Championship title.
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 05, 2018
Batumi Chess Olympiad 2018: India beat Netherlands to stay in medal contention; women outclass Peru 3-1A draw or a loss in the last two rounds would, without a doubt, mean end of the road for India, but if the team manages to win both of its last two games, it might make the cut for a medal.
Sep 08, 2018
World Junior Chess Championship: India's Harsha Bharathakoti top of the leaderboard with perfect scoreIt is, in fact, the Telangana based IM Harsha Bharathakoti, who has managed to score an unblemished 4.0/4 and reach the top of the leaderboard alongside Alireza Firouzja, Parham Maghsoodloo and the 12-year-old Uzbek sensation, IM Javokhir Sindarov.
Aug 14, 2017
Viswanathan Anand vs Garry Kasparov: A classic rivalry set to revive at Saint Louis Rapid & Blitz eventMarvelling the tactical sharpness of Viswanathan Anand and Garry Kasparov, one could not help getting excited that these two masters will be once again battle each other
Feb 10, 2017
Women's World Chess Championship: Harika Dronavalli, Padmini Rout lead Indian charge in TehranAfter facing a lot of criticism, boycotts and controversies, the Women’s World Chess Championship is about to kick off on Saturday in the Iranian capital of Tehran.
Jan 03, 2017
Viswanathan Anand says he had a satisfactory year in 2016 and aims to build on itIndia chess ace Viswanathan Anand on Tuesday said his performance in 2016 was steady and will look to build on it in the present year.
Dec 28, 2016
World Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships: Harika Dronavalli registers one win, two draws on Day 2Indian Grandmaster Harika Dronavalli came up with an inspiring performance to register one win, two draws and one loss on day two of the 2016 FIDE World Rapid and Blitz Championships