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Jun 25, 2018
Meet child prodigy R Praggnanandhaa, India's youngest grandmaster and the new poster boy for chess in the countryIn his short career of playing chess, Praggnanandhaa has seen both the heights of stardom and the bottoms of loneliness. Through all these fluctuations he has come out strong.
Nov 26, 2017
World Juniors: Aravindh Chithambaram clinches bronze; impressive R Praggnanandhaa finishes 4thAmong the top ten finishers of the event, three were Indians: Chithambaram finished joint first (third on the final standings), Praggnanandhaa was fourth and Karthikeyan finished seventh.
Nov 23, 2017
World Juniors: R Praggnanandhaa scores GM norm, but errors at crucial moments look to have cost titleScoring an unbeaten 6.5/8 against four Grand Masters, three International Masters and one FIDE master, Praggnanandhaa amassed a rating performance of 2,749 - 149 points more than the required performance rating.
Nov 21, 2017
World Juniors: 12-year-old R Praggnanandhaa chases youngest Grand Master dream, throws tournament wide openPraggnanandhaa might be only 12-years-old but he is a force to be reckoned with. In May last year - at the age of 10 years, 10 months and 19 days - he became the youngest International Master in the history of chess.