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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
Aug 15, 2018
Teenager Nihal Sarin becomes India's 53rd Grandmaster despite losing in final round of Abu Dhabi MastersThe 14-year-old Nihal Sarin tallied 5.5 points out of a possible nine and the final GM norm came the Kerala boy's way with one round to spare.
Mar 14, 2018
Reykjavik Open 2018: India's Adhiban Baskaran continues fine form, records fifth straight winAdhiban defeated Hungarian number one, GM Richard Rapport, on the top board.
Mar 13, 2018
Reykjavik Open 2018: 13-year-old Nihal Sarin proves his genius by inching closer towards being a GrandmasterSarin has performed stupendously at the Reykjavik Open right from the very first round. So far, he has scored an unbeaten 5.5/7, winning four and drawing three of his games.
Mar 11, 2018
Reykjavik Open 2018: 13-year-old Nihal Sarin continues purple patch in Round 5, B Adhiban also makes good progressSarin's performance rating so far in the tournament is a whopping 2,858. If he can continue this amazing run for at least a round or two more, he’s sure to earn himself a Grand Master norm.
Jul 15, 2017
Geneva Grand Prix: P Harikrishna faltered at key moments against Li Chao to get knocked out of title raceNot only has Harikrishna's chance of winning the title disappeared now, he has also been almost knocked out of contention for a place at the Candidates tournament, which decides the challenger for the world championship.
Jul 10, 2017
Geneva Grand Prix, Round 3: P Harikrishna fails to capitalise on Shakhriyar Mamedyarov's errors in drawn gameWith P Harikrishna having only a couple of minutes in hand for six moves, Shakhriyar Mamedyarov number one sought the opportunity to offer a draw, which the former accepted.
Jan 29, 2017
Tata Steel Chess: P Harikrishna stays 8th after draw against Richard Rapport in penultimate roundP Harikrishna, starting in white pieces, made a mistake in the opening and had to defend with a pawn down. Rapport did make a mistake but the Indian couldn't capitalise.