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Online Nations Cup: Viswanathan Anand, P Harikrishna combine to lead India to first victory
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Online Nations Cup: Viswanathan Anand, P Harikrishna combine to lead India to first victory

Anand beat Teimour Radjabov in 37 moves. The Indian had posted his maiden win in the tournament on Thursday by thrashing Russian Ian Nepomniachtchi in just 17 moves

Viswanathan Anand, Vidit Gujrathi and Konery Humpy in strong Indian team for Online Nations Cup
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Viswanathan Anand, Vidit Gujrathi and Konery Humpy in strong Indian team for Online Nations Cup

The field for the event includes six former world champions, plus 12 others who have been candidates to the throne at some point

Coronavirus Outbreak: PM Narendra Modi praises Indian chess players' 'innovative' way of raising funds for fight against COVID-19
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Coronavirus Outbreak: PM Narendra Modi praises Indian chess players' 'innovative' way of raising funds for fight against COVID-19

Five leading players Vidit Gujrathi, P Harikrishna and B Adhiban, Koneru Humpy and Dharika, alongside Anand, had participated in an online chess exhibition and helped raise Rs 4.5 lakh for the PM-CARES Fund

Coronavirus Outbreak: International Chess Federation postpones Olympiad, Congress to summer of 2021
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Coronavirus Outbreak: International Chess Federation postpones Olympiad, Congress to summer of 2021

The global chess body issued a statement saying that the Olympiad and the FIDE Congress, slated to be held in August in Moscow and Khanty-Mansiysk respectively, are rescheduled to the summer of 2021 at the same locations

FIDE Women's Grand Prix: India's Dronavalli Harika fails to break French Marie Sebag's defence, settles for second consecutive draw
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FIDE Women's Grand Prix: India's Dronavalli Harika fails to break French Marie Sebag's defence, settles for second consecutive draw

India's No 2 Dronavalli Harika pushed but could not break the defence of lower-ranked Marie Sebag and had to settle for a second consecutive draw in the FIDE Women's Grand Prix.

Cairns Cup Chess: India's Koneru Humpy claims second title in two months, will move to No 2 in world rankings
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Cairns Cup Chess: India's Koneru Humpy claims second title in two months, will move to No 2 in world rankings

Humpy received USD 45,000 for winning the title in what is considered one of the strongest tournaments ever

Cairns Cup Chess: India's Koneru Humpy overcomes Russia's Alexandra Kosteniuk, shares joint lead with Chinese Wenjun Ju
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Cairns Cup Chess: India's Koneru Humpy overcomes Russia's Alexandra Kosteniuk, shares joint lead with Chinese Wenjun Ju

India's Koneru Humpy defeated former world champion Alexandra Kosteniuk of Russia in 61 moves in the sixth round of the Cairns Cup chess tournament to move into joint lead with Chinese ace Wenjun Ju.

Cairns Cup Chess: Koneru Humpy returns to winning ways against Nana Dzagnidze, Harika Dronavalli suffers defeat
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Cairns Cup Chess: Koneru Humpy returns to winning ways against Nana Dzagnidze, Harika Dronavalli suffers defeat

Humpy had suffered a defeat in the second round and shared points in the third and fourth rounds after opening with a crushing win over Carissa Yip.

Cairns Cup Chess: India's Koneru Humpy, Harika Dronavalli play contrasting draws
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Cairns Cup Chess: India's Koneru Humpy, Harika Dronavalli play contrasting draws

Humpy was held to a 37-move draw by Kateryna Lagno of Russia in a Grunfeld Defence game while Harika could not force a win against American Irina Krish in a Paulsen Sicilian game

Women’s World Rapid Chess Championship triumph was unexpected, says Koneru Humpy
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Women’s World Rapid Chess Championship triumph was unexpected, says Koneru Humpy

Humpy capped the 2019 in a stunning fashion since she made a comeback to the sport this year after starting a family.

Indian grandmaster Koneru Humpy finishes 12th after losing last three rounds at women's World Rapid and Blitz Championships
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Indian grandmaster Koneru Humpy finishes 12th after losing last three rounds at women's World Rapid and Blitz Championships

A hat-trick of losses in the last three rounds ended Koneru Humpy's hopes of a second title at the women's World Rapid and Blitz Championships as the Indian grandmaster finished 12th overall in the two-day blitz competition.

Indian grandmaster Koneru Humpy stays in contention for second title at women's World Rapid and Blitz Championships
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Indian grandmaster Koneru Humpy stays in contention for second title at women's World Rapid and Blitz Championships

Indian grandmaster Koneru Humpy stayed in the hunt for a second title at the women's World Rapid and Blitz Championships after being placed second along with three others in the blitz competition.

World Rapid Chess Championship: Magnus Carlsen suffers early upsets; Viswanathan Anand undefeated after day one
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World Rapid Chess Championship: Magnus Carlsen suffers early upsets; Viswanathan Anand undefeated after day one

In the inaugural round, before Carlsen had faced any real 'usurpers' like Nakamura, Mamedyarov or the reigning champion Anand, he suffered a shocking defeat at the hands of Ukrainian GM Adam Tukhaev.

World Women’s Chess Championship: Koneru Humpy, Harika Dronavalli advance to second round; Padmini Rout, Bhakti Kulkarni ousted
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World Women’s Chess Championship: Koneru Humpy, Harika Dronavalli advance to second round; Padmini Rout, Bhakti Kulkarni ousted

After 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.

World Women’s Chess Championship: Koneru Humpy, Harika Dronavalli lead Indian charge in 64-player event
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World Women’s Chess Championship: Koneru Humpy, Harika Dronavalli lead Indian charge in 64-player event

Koneru Humpy and Harika Dronavalli, being the highest-rated Indians, are India's strongest contenders for the World Women’s Chess Championship title.

Batumi Chess Olympiad 2018: Viswanathan Anand-led India score impressive wins in both open and women’s groups
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Batumi Chess Olympiad 2018: Viswanathan Anand-led India score impressive wins in both open and women’s groups

Almost halfway into the 43rd World Chess Olympiad, the Indian team, spearheaded by Viswanathan Anand, scored another emphatic win over Paraguay.

Meet Sahithi Varshini: Woman Candidate Master, Asian and Commonwealth chess champion at just 10
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Meet Sahithi Varshini: Woman Candidate Master, Asian and Commonwealth chess champion at just 10

Sahithi hasn’t tasted a defeat in her last 27 classical games. At such a tender age, when your play is highly inconsistent, she shows maturity at quite a high level.

Women’s World Chess Championship: Harika Dronavalli's tactic of conserving energy till rapid games has served her well
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Women’s World Chess Championship: Harika Dronavalli's tactic of conserving energy till rapid games has served her well

Harika stuck to her simple strategy - don't try too hard in classical battles and finish off your opponents in the rapids.

World Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships: Anand not as dangerous as before, but still a medal contender
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World Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships: Anand not as dangerous as before, but still a medal contender

Covering a 2.5 point deficit of Carlsen and Karjakin won't be easy for Anand, but he is still with a chance.

World Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships: Vishy Anand, Vidit Gujrathi India's only medal hopes
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World Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships: Vishy Anand, Vidit Gujrathi India's only medal hopes

As far as Anand is concerned, he has been in such pressure situations throughout his career. For Vidit this is a new scenario.