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Dec 31, 2018
World Blitz Championship: Magnus Carlsen, Kateryna Lagno clinch blitz titles; Nihal Sarin impresses with 11th place finishAfter the dust of the battles had settled Magnus Carlsen and Kateryna Lagno had emerged as the world champions, remaining unbeaten through the course of the tournament.
Dec 30, 2018
World Blitz Championship: Vladislav Artemiev, Magnus Carlsen take lead; Viswanathan Anand experiences mixed Day 1Viswanathan Anand, who was within a point’s distance from the leaders until the sixth round, began to slip lower down the leaderboard due to back to back draws in Rounds 6 and 7. In the eighth round, he suffered a shocking loss to Anton Korobov.
Dec 29, 2018
World Rapid Chess Championship: Russia's Daniil Dubov clinches maiden title; Ju Wenjun wins in the women’s groupRussian Grandmaster Daniil Dubov finished clear first, half a point ahead of his nearest rival, and was crowned as the World Rapid Champion of 2018.
Dec 27, 2018
World Rapid Chess Championship: Magnus Carlsen suffers early upsets; Viswanathan Anand undefeated after day oneIn 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.
Dec 08, 2018
Viswanathan Anand interview: Positions in Magnus Carlsen-Fabiano Caruana World Championship were so rich, but no one fell apartIndian chess legend Viswanathan Anand talks about the riveting Magnus Carlsen-Fabiano Caruana World Championship match in a special interview
Nov 29, 2018
World Chess Championships: Magnus Carlsen defeats Fabiano Caruana in tie-breakers to retain titleNorwegian chess superstar Magnus Carlsen on Wednesday cemented his reputation as the game's greatest player after demolishing US hopeful Fabiano Caruana in a winner-take-all world championship decider.
Nov 25, 2018
World Chess Championship: Magnus Carlsen, Fabiano Caruana agree to a tepid draw in shortest game of the match in Game 11With black, Fabiano Caruana neutralized the position comfortably against Magnus Carlsen to steer the game to a draw in just a little over 2 hours, leaving the match score tied at 5½-all. In terms of time, this was the shortest game of the match.
Nov 19, 2018
World Chess Championship: Magnus Carlsen feels he played 'too softly' after drawing Game 7 against Fabiano CaruanaTwo games ago, Magnus Carlsen had said he was looking forward to his double whites at the halfway mark of the match. Turns out, Carlsen neither struck nor was he vulnerable as Game 7, the second of his double whites games, ended in a draw.
Nov 15, 2018
Firstpost Spodcast Episode 82: Kosovo's participation at the World Boxing Championships, AITA administrative changes and moreDonjeta Sadiku's participation at the Women's World Boxing Championships, AITA administrative changes — we discuss these stories and more on Episode 82 of Spodcast.
Nov 14, 2018
Viswanathan Anand says Nihal Sarin can be future world champion after being forced to a draw by the 14-year-oldImpressed with India consistently churning out talented chess players, Anand said it seems there is a movement but was baffled what happens to them when they start maturing.