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Anand in joint lead after two rounds of the London Classic

Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 16:28

Viswanathan Anand put behind the disappointment of the world championship loss and started his campaign by turning the tables on England`s Luke McShane and later drew with another Englishman Michael Adams in the preliminaries of the London Classic here.

Polish GM takes sole lead, Surya stunned

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 21:39

Polish International Master Jacek Stopa jumped to sole lead after outwitting Indian GM Deep Dasgupta after seven rounds of the SREI International Grandmasters Chess tournament here on wednesday.

`Birthday boy` Anand back in the London Classic

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 19:28

Shrugging off the disappointment of losing the World Championship to Magnus Carlsen, Indian GM Viswanathan Anand is all set to be back in competitive circuit taking part in the prestigious London Chess Classics, which is currently underway here.

Sethuraman gets closer to title win

Last Updated: Monday, December 02, 2013, 22:17

Grandmaster S P Sethuraman inched closer to the title after defeating compatriot Vidit Santosh Gujarathi in the ninth and penultimate round of the second Hyderabad International Grandmasters Chess tournament, here on Monday.

Sethuraman and Vladislav shares lead

Last Updated: Friday, November 29, 2013, 00:40

Chennai-based Grandmaster Sethuraman S P and Ukrainian Grandmaster Vladislav Borovikov were in shared lead with four and half points each after the end of fifth round in the ongoing 2nd Hyderabad International Grandmasters Chess Tournament here thursday.

Carlsen, Anand presented with medals

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 13:37

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalitthaa Monday gave away the gold cup and Rs.9.9 crore prize money to the newly crowned world chess champion Magnus Carlsen from Norway.

Magnus Carlsen could revive chess globally

Last Updated: Monday, November 25, 2013, 00:55

Magnus Carlsen`s era begins.

World Chess Championship: Magnus Carlsen dethrones Viswanathan Anand

Last Updated: Sunday, November 24, 2013, 19:00

There is just half a point of difference between 22-year-old Carslen and world championship which at the moment looks certain and the Norwegian can seal the title today itself.

Anand cracked under pressure: Carlsen

Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 11:35

Newly-crowned world champion Magnus Carlsen on Friday said that five-time title holder Vishwanathan Anand crumbled under pressure in the World Chess Championship match.

Magnus Carlsen dethrones Vishy Anand to win maiden World Chess Championship title

Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 09:30

Defending champion Viswanathan Anand lost his World Championship title to world No.1 Magnus Carlsen after the game 10 of the World Chess Championship ended in a draw after 65 moves.

World Chess Championship: Viswanathan Anand vs Magnus Carlsen - Game 10 - As it happened

Last Updated: Friday, November 22, 2013, 20:58

Live moves from the game ten of the World Chess Championship between Viswanathan Anand and Magnus Carlsen.

Chithambaram leads after 10th round of Int`l Open

Last Updated: Friday, November 22, 2013, 20:21

VR Aravindh Chithambaram defeated one more Grandmaster and moved into sole lead after the 10th round of the Chennai Grandmaster International Open Chess tournament here from Friday.