Leaving out Tania Sachdev proved a costly mistake as India’s medal hopes went up in smoke when its women’s team lost to second seed China in the 10th and penultimate round of the Chess Olympiad here.
returned to winning ways defeating Cuba, while their male
counterparts suffered a 1-3 loss to Polland in the ninth round
of the 39th Chess Olympiad here.
On a day of mixed
fortunes, Indian men thrashed Turkmenistan 3-1 but the women`s
team suffered a 0.5-0.5 defeat to Russia One, in the 8th Round
of the 39th Chess Olympiad here on Thursday.
Indian girls rose to the joint second spot after upstaging third seeds Ukraine in the 29th Chess Olympiad.
The Indian men’s team suffered a 1-3 defeat against Azerbaijan while their women counterparts beat Italy with the same margin in the sixth round of the 39th chess Olympiad here.
In what would be their second biggest test here, Indian men are set to take on Azerbaijan in the sixth round of the 39th chess Olympiad.
Indian men humbled
Bulgaria 3-1 while their woman counterparts also overcame Iran
with a identical margin to keep medal hopes alive in the 29th
Chess Olympiad here.
Krishnan Sasikiran displayed his top form to help India beat
Colombia with a minimal 2.5-1.5 margin in the third round of
the 29th Chess Olympiad here.
The Indian men`s team has been seeded 17th in the 29th Chess Olympiad.
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August 27, 2014
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