Parimarjan Negi

Indian bank on Harikrishna in World Team Chess Championship

Indian bank on Harikrishna in World Team Chess Championship

Grandmaster P Harikrishna will be the driving force as a slightly depleted Indian team will take on some of the finest teams in the World Team Chess championship, here.

Apr 18, 2015, 10:58 AM IST
Viswanathan Anand loses in World Championship but good year for Indian chess

Viswanathan Anand loses in World Championship but good year for Indian chess

In what turned out to be a bitter-sweet year for Indian chess, five-time winner Viswanathan Anand lost his bid to regain his title in the Sochi World Championship but Indian men's team clinched a historic bronze at 41st Olympiad.

Dec 26, 2014, 12:55 PM IST

Chess to take backseat as Parimarjan Negi set to leave for Stanford

He played a stellar role in India`s bronze winning effort in the recently concluded Chess Olympiad in Tromso, Norway but GM Parimarjan Negi feels that there`s more to life than just `64 squares` as he gets ready for a new innings which will require the same effort or even more from the immensely talented young man.

Aug 22, 2014, 15:31 PM IST

Chess Olympiad: Indian men hold Armenia, eves win 3-1 vs Indonesia

Indian men`s team put up a splendid show holding defending champions Armenia to a draw on all boards in the eighth round of the ongoing 41st Chess Olympiad to remain seventh in the leader board.

Aug 11, 2014, 17:27 PM IST

Indian teams notch impressive wins in Chess Olympiad

Indian chess teams - open and women`s section - won against Qatar and the Netherlands respectively in the seventh round of the World Chess Olympiad being held in Norway Saturday.

Aug 10, 2014, 17:07 PM IST

India wins against Moldova in Chess Olympiad

In a day of mixed results, the Indian open team Friday defeated Moldova 3.5-0.5 while the women`s team split the points equally against Spain 2-2 at the World Chess Olympiad being held in Norway.

Aug 08, 2014, 23:25 PM IST

Chess Olympiad: Indian men start as favourites against Moldova

After one draw, a lone loss and three victories, the Indian men are now training their sight to beat Moldova in the sixth round of the 41st Chess Olympiad now underway here.

Aug 08, 2014, 19:17 PM IST

Indian men, women suffer defeats in Chess Olympiad

India witnessed a bad day in office as the men`s team suffered a 2.5-1.5 defeat at the hands of 12th seed Cuba, while their fifth seeded female counterparts were shocked by Serbia by similar margin in the fourth round of the 41st Chess Olympiad here.

Aug 06, 2014, 16:37 PM IST

Indian teams suffer defeat at chess Olympiad

India suffered serious reverse Tuesday in the 41st World Chess Olympiad now underway in Norway with both the teams - open and women - losing to Cuba and Serbia respectively.

Aug 06, 2014, 00:00 AM IST

Indian men draw level with Italy; Eves held by Kazakhstan

The Indian men and women`s teams settled for an identical 2-2 draw with Italy and Kazakhstan respectively in the third round of the 41st Chess Olympiad now in progress here.

Aug 05, 2014, 16:02 PM IST

India`s winning run hits brakes at Chess Olympiad`s third round

India`s victorious run in the 41st World Chess Olympiad in Norway came to a halt Monday with both its teams - open and women - splitting the points with their lower seeded opponents.

Aug 05, 2014, 00:22 AM IST

Indian men crush Canada in second round of 41st Chess Olympiad

Led by Parimarjan Negi`s fine victory on the top board, the Indian men cruised to a 3.5-0.5 victory over Canada in the second round of the 41st Chess Olympiad here on Monday.

Aug 04, 2014, 16:28 PM IST

India`s winning streak continues in Chess Olympiad

The Indian open and women`s teams defeated Canada and Denmark respectively with a similar scoreline of 3.5-0.5 in the second round of the 41st World Chess Olympiad being played in the Norwegian city of Tromse Sunday.

Aug 04, 2014, 00:01 AM IST

Parimarjan Negi held, but Indians off to a good start in Olympiad

Grandmaster Parimarjan Negi was held to a draw by little known Basher Iyti but the Indian team coasted off to a 3.5-0.5 victory over Syria in the 41st Chess Olympiad here Sunday.

Aug 03, 2014, 16:11 PM IST

Chess Olympiad: Top stars missing but Indian team in high spirit

Indian team, sans five- time world champion Viswanathan Anand, will be spearheaded by Krishnan Sasikiran at the 41st Chess Olympiad, here.

Jul 31, 2014, 11:04 AM IST

Negi loses to Kryvoruchko; Akash holds Caruana in World Cup

World`s second youngest Grandmaster Parimarjan Negi let slip a position of strength and lost to Ukraine`s Yuri Kryvoruchko in the second game of the chess World Cup`s opening round here.

Aug 13, 2013, 10:12 AM IST

Negi crushes Kryvoruchko to go one up in World Chess Cup

World`s second youngest ever Grandmaster Parimarjan Negi of India outplayed higher-ranked Yuri Kryvoruchko of Ukraine in the first round of the World Chess Cup.

Aug 12, 2013, 19:20 PM IST

Parimarjan Negi wins Politiken Cup in Denmark

Indian chess player Parimarjan Negi continued his brilliant form and clinched the Politiken Cup 2013 after emerging with a fine score of nine out of a maximum possible 10 points, here on Sunday.

Aug 04, 2013, 22:17 PM IST

I`m no more a one dimensional chess player: Negi

He used to be a "one dimensional player" but over the years, India`s youngest Grandmaster Parimarjan Negi has adapted more "rounded and universal styles" of play which he is looking to use in the biennial Chess World Cup next month.

Jul 11, 2013, 16:29 PM IST

Negi finishes tied first in World Open chess

India`s young Grandmaster Parimarjan Negi finished tied first with 10 others and shared the prize money of $43,000 at the World Open Chess in Arlington, Virginia.

Jul 08, 2013, 20:33 PM IST