Adhiban wins silver; qualifies for World Cup

Grandmaster B Adhiban clinched a silver medal and also a berth at the next year`s World Chess Cup after a hard-fought draw with Yu Yangyi of China in the final round of the Asian Continental Chess Championship, here on Saturday.

World Chess Cup: Adhiban loses to Nakamura

Indian Grandmaster B Adhiban went down to Hikaru Nakamura of United States in the first game of the third round of World Chess Cup.

Sasikiran ousted from World Cup; Adhiban to face Nakamura

Grandmaster Krishnan Sasikiran made his exit from the World Chess Cup, losing to Sergey Karjakin of Russia in the rapid tie-break games of the second round that concluded on Saturday.

Sasikiran holds Karjakin in World Chess Cup

Grandmaster Krishnan Sasikiran kept himself in the hunt by holding Sergey Karjakin of Russia to a draw in the first game of the second round of World Chess Cup.

Adhiban, Sasikiran in second round of World Chess Cup

Former National champions B Adhiban and Krishnan Sasikiran raised their performance when it mattered and clinched their respective tie-break games to enter the second round of the chess World Cup here.

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.

Keen contest on cards in World Cup final

It`s likely to be a keen contest when Alexander Grischuk and Peter Svidler take their seats against each other in the final of the World Chess Cup starting on Friday.

Svidler storms into final of World Chess Cup

Six times Russian champion Peter Svidler stormed into the final of the World Chess Cup defeating Ruslan Ponomariov of Ukraine in the second game of the semifinals.

Grischuk, Ivanchuk advance to semis in World Chess Cup

Russian Grandmaster Alexander Grischuk and Ukrainian stalwart Vassily Ivanchuk made it to the last-four of the World Chess Cup.

Judit beats Dominguez to move in quarters

World`s top Woman player Judit Polgar of Hungary showed steely nerves as she outwitted Lenier Dominguez of Cuba to move into the last eight stage of the World Chess Cup.

Navara beats Zherebukh in opening game of pre-quarters

Grandmaster David Navara of Czech Republic continued with his dream run and scored a comprehensive victory over Yaroslav Zherebukh of Ukraine in the first game of the pre-quarterfinals of the World Chess Cup.

Abhijeet draws with Xiangzhi Bu in World Chess Cup

Abhijeet Gupta played out a hard fought draw with Xiangzhi Bu of China in the first game of the third round of the World Chess Cup.

Abhijeet to meet Xiangzhi Bu in 3rd round of World Chess Cup

Grandmaster and former world junior champion Abhijeet Gupta will clash with Xiangzhi Bu of China in the third round.

Harikrishna, Negi goes down fighting in World Chess Cup

P Harikrishna went down fighting to Dmitry Jakovenko of Russia in the second round of World Chess Cup.

Harikrishna beats Rodshtein in World Chess Cup

India`s best bet, Grandmaster P Harikrishna capitalised on an optical blunder to get the better of Maxim Rodshtein of Israel in the first game of the first round of World Chess Cup.

Harikrishna to spearhead Indian challenge in World Cup

Grandmaster P Harikrishna will spearhead the Indian challenge, starting out against Maxim Rodshtein of Israel, in the World Chess Cup.

Gelfand remains in command in World Cup

Top seed Boris Gelfand of Israel advanced to the semifinals after scoring a
comfortable win over Russian Dmitry Jakovenko in the tiebreak
rapid games of the World Chess Cup quarterfinals here.

Gelfand remains in command in World Cup

Top seed Boris Gelfand of Israel advanced to the semifinals after scoring a
comfortable win over Russian Dmitry Jakovenko in the tiebreak
rapid games of the World Chess Cup quarterfinals here.

World`s youngest GM Karjakin in quarters of World Cup

World`s youngest
ever grandmaster Ukraine`s Sergey Karjakin advanced to the
quarterfinals after an impressive victory over Russian Nikita
Vitiugov in the second pre-quarterfinal game of the World Chess Cup here.

World`s youngest GM Karjakin in quarters of World Cup

World`s youngest
ever grandmaster Ukraine`s Sergey Karjakin advanced to the
quarterfinals after an impressive victory over Russian Nikita
Vitiugov in the second pre-quarterfinal game of the World Chess Cup here.