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Viswanathan Anand draws at Isle of Man International tournament

Viswanathan Anand draws at Isle of Man International tournament

In the next round, Sethuraman will face compatriot Anand, Gujrathi will take on Harsha, Swapnil meets Norwegian grandmaster Tari Aryan, Praggnanandhaa will square-off against Grandelius Nils.

Sep 28, 2017, 16:59 PM IST
Garry Kasparov suffers first loss in comeback event

Garry Kasparov suffers first loss in comeback event

After three draws on Monday, the 54-year-old former world champion -- who dominated the game from 1985 to 2000 -- had hoped to play "more aggressive" chess on day two of the Rapid and Blitz tournament in St Louis.
 

Aug 16, 2017, 19:50 PM IST
Sports is the ideal platform to break barriers of caste, creed, religion: Mohammad Kaif

Sports is the ideal platform to break barriers of caste, creed, religion: Mohammad Kaif

While Kaif tried to capture the essence of father-son bond through the picture, several followers on Twitter claimed that chess was 'haraam' in Islam. 

Jul 30, 2017, 16:25 PM IST
Chess is 'haram' troll: Religious bigots get a taste of Mohammad Kaif's sarcasm

Chess is 'haram' troll: Religious bigots get a taste of Mohammad Kaif's sarcasm

India cricketer Mohammad Kaif once again became a subject of troll on social media after he shared a picture of him and his son playing chess on Facebook.

Jul 28, 2017, 23:08 PM IST
Garry Kasparov, former chess champion, back from retirement for US tournament

Garry Kasparov, former chess champion, back from retirement for US tournament

Kasparov, who retired from professional chess in 2005, was given a wild card entry for the event`s Rapid and Blitz competition.

Jul 06, 2017, 12:58 PM IST