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Viswanathan Anand draws with Fabiano Caruana in Zurich Challenge opener

Last Updated: Sunday, February 24, 2013, 10:08

World champion Viswanathan Anand played out an easy draw with Fabiano Caruana of Italy in the first round of the Zurich Chess Challenge that got underway here.

Sahaj Grover finishes 16th at World Junior Chess Championship

Last Updated: Thursday, August 16, 2012, 09:46

India`s Sahaj Grover, who achieved his final Grandmaster norm at the World Junior Chess Championship, ended his campaign at the 16th spot after losing his final-round game in the event here.

Sahaj Grover draws with Zherebukh; out of medal contention

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 15, 2012, 09:59

Grandmaster-elect Sahaj Grover fought hard but had to settle for a draw with Yaroslav Zherebukh of Ukraine to bow out of medal contention in the World Junior Chess Championship after the 12th and penultimate round that concluded here

Debashish Das closes in on maiden Grandmaster norm

Last Updated: Saturday, August 11, 2012, 09:45

International Master Debashish Das closed in on his maiden Grandmaster norm after settling for a draw with GM Alexander Shimanov of Russia in the eighth round of World Junior chess championship here.

Ganguly survives a scare in Kavala Open

Last Updated: Thursday, July 26, 2012, 19:37

Grandmaster Surya Shekhar Ganguly survived some anxious moments before winning against Ekaterini Fakhiridou of Greece in the first round of Kavala International chess tournament here today.

Indian men lose to Armenia in World team Chess

Last Updated: Sunday, July 24, 2011, 19:47

The Indian men went down to leaders Armenia by a minimal 1.5-2.5 margin in the sixth round of World team Chess Championship.

India face a tough task in World team chess C`ship

Last Updated: Friday, July 22, 2011, 15:22

Languishing at the ninth position in a 10-team competition, the Indian men`s team face an uphill task if they still want to compete for a medal in the World team chess championship.

Parimarjan Negi slips to third spot

Last Updated: Monday, April 12, 2010, 14:50

Grandmaster Parimarjan Negi slipped to the joint third spot after settling for an easy draw with GM Viorel Iordachescu of Moldova in the seventh round of the 12th Dubai Open International chess tournament.

Meenakshi held to a draw but maintains lead

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 08, 2009, 19:36

Woman Grandmaster Meenakshi Subbaraman was held to a draw but maintained her lead at the end of the seventh round of the 36th National Women Premier Chess Championship.

City lad Vidit Gujarati won 35th chess competition

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 10, 2009, 20:07

City-based 15-year-old Vidit Gujarati has won the 35th national chess sub junior (under 15) tournament held at suburban Andheri in Mumbai.

Indians experience mixed day

Last Updated: Sunday, September 13, 2009, 23:21

World Under-12 champion Sayantan Das started his campaign on a winning note as Indians put up a mixed performance on the opening day of Ravana International Open Chess Tournament in Colombo today.

Sandipan loses lead to Vietnamese GM

Last Updated: Monday, September 07, 2009, 21:21

Grandmaster Li Quang Liem came back from behind to outskill local GM Surya Sekhar Ganguly and shoot into sole lead with six points after round seven of the 4th Kolkata Open Grandmaster Chess Tournament.