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Jan 07, 2019
Chess legend Viswanathan Anand says India has amazing depth in 8-20 age group, wants proper platforms for young talentStressing that there is amazing depth in age group 8-20 in the country, multiple-time chess world champion Viswanathan Anand on Monday said the need of the hour was to give them platforms to train and compete.
Nov 29, 2018
World Chess Championship: Magnus Carlsen dominates Fabiano Caruana in tiebreakers to defend title for third timeAfter the record-breaking 12 draws in the classical games, the Magnus Carlsen dominated the tiebreaks by blanking Fabiano Caruana 3-0 in the four-game rapid mini-match.
Nov 27, 2018
World Chess Championship: Tiebreakers to determine the winner after Magnus Carlsen’s shocking draw offerWorld Chess Championship: Tiebreakers to determine the winner after Magnus Carlsen’s shocking draw offer
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 23, 2018
World Chess Championship: Magnus Carlsen’s death-or-glory approach fails to break Fabiano Caruana as Game 10 ends in drawOn Thursday evening, world champion, Magnus Carlsen and his challenger, Fabiano Caruana agreed to their tenth straight draw at The College in Holborn, central London, leaving the match in a 5-5 deadlock.
Nov 22, 2018
World Chess Championship: Magnus Carlsen, Fabiano Caruana set record for longest streak of draws after ninth successive stalemateWith just three more games remaining, the match seems to be inching towards a tiebreak. If this does happen to be the case, Magnus Carlsen will be a big favourite.
Nov 20, 2018
World Chess Championship: Fabiano Caruana’s atypical misstep helps Magnus Carlsen evade defeat in Game 8After a 38-move-long battle, however, the world champion Magnus Carlsen had managed to come out of the woods unscathed as the game eventually petered out in a draw.
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 17, 2018
World Chess Championship: Magnus Carlsen has narrow escape in 80-move marathon in Game 6 as scores stay levelGame 6 of the world chess championship had promised to pose a tough challenge to Fabiano Caruana against Magnus Carlsen but he was up to the task and was on top of the game that came to a peaceful conclusion after about seven testing hours.
Nov 16, 2018
World Chess Championship: Draw streak persists despite Fabiano Caruana's daring opening gambit in Game 5Thirty four moves and just over three hours into the game, a draw was agreed between Magnus Carlsen and his world title challenger, Fabiano Caruana.