Gupta loses in London open finale

Grandmaster and former world junior champion Abhijeet Gupta went down fighting against Jon Ludvig Hammer of Norway and had to settle for a tied seventh place finish in the open section of London Classic here on Monday.

Anand beats Hammer to jump to joint second

Riding high on confidence, world champion Viswanathan Anand outsmarted Jon Ludvig Hammer of Norway to jump to the joint second spot in the Norway chess 2013 super tournament.

Parimarjan beats Hammer to regain lead

Grandmaster and national champion Parimarjan Negi crashed through the defenses of Jon Ludvig Hammer of Norway to regain the lead after the end of the eighth and penultimate round of Dubai International open chess tournament.

Parimarjan beats Hammer to regain lead

Grandmaster and national champion Parimarjan Negi crashed through the defenses of Jon Ludvig Hammer of Norway to regain the lead after the end of the eighth and penultimate round of Dubai International open chess tournament.