World Junior Chess Championships begin tomorrow in Pune
World Junior Chess Championships begin tomorrow in Pune

Grandmaster Vidit Gujrathi will spearhead Indian challenge in World Junior Chess Championships which begins here on Monday.

Vidit Gujrathi India's best bet in World Junior Championship
Vidit Gujrathi India's best bet in World Junior Championship

Fast improving grandmaster Vidit Gujrathi stands as India's best bet to bring home the world junior title after a gap of six years.

Gujrathi, Gopal share lead in Abu Dhabi Masters
Gujrathi, Gopal share lead in Abu Dhabi Masters

 Indian Grandmasters Vidit Gujrathi and G N Gopal emerged as joint leaders after winning their penultimate round games in the Abu Dhabi Masters chess tournament now drawing to a close here.

Gujrathi holds Kryvoruchko; Karthikeyan beats Areshchenko

Indian Grandmaster Vidit Gujrathi kept himself in joint lead following a come-from-behind draw with second seed Yuriy Kryvoruchko of Ukraine in the fourth round of Abu Dhabi Masters chess tournament now underway here.

Vidit Gujrathi beats Areshchenko to remain in joint lead

Grandmaster Vidit Gujrathi continued with his winning ways and put it across third seed Alexander Areshchenko of Ukraine to remain in joint lead after the end of the third round of Abu Dhabi Masters Chess tournament here on Saturday.

Four share lead in Kolkata Chess

Ziaur Rahman of Bangladesh and Oliver Barbosa of Philippines joined Indian duo Abhijit Kunte and Vidit Gujrathi in a four-way lead with 5.5 points each after round seven of the sixth Kolkata Open Chess Tournament, on Monday.

Vidit jumps to joint lead in Kolkata Open

Former Under 14 world champion Vidit Gujrathi of Maharashtra joined his state mate Abhijit Kunte of PSPB in joint lead with five points each after round six of the 6th Kolkata Open GM Chess Tournament on Sunday.

My aim is 2600 ELO rating: world jr bronze winner Gujrathi

Former Under-14 world champion Vidit Gujrathi, who won the bronze medal in the World Junior Chess Championship in Turkey on Thursday, is aiming to attain the 2600 ELO rating by the end of this year.

Vidit Gujrathi wins bronze in World Junior Chess

Former Under-14 world champion and Grandmaster Vidit Gujrathi won the bronze medal in the World Junior Chess Championship after settling for a quick draw with winner Yu Yangyi of China in the 13th and final round that concluded here.

Grover, Gujrathi placed third at World Junior Chess

Grandmaster Sahaj Grover failed to capitalise on his chances and played out a draw with Iranian Pouya Idani, while Vidit Gujrathi defeated Polish Marcel Kanarek to be jointly third after the eighth round of the World Junior Chess Championship here.

Grover defeats Gujrathi; joint second now

Grandmaster and former under-10 world champion Sahaj Grover came up with an inspired performance to beat compatriot Grandmaster Vidit Gujrathi in the sixth round of the World Junior chess championship.

Gujrathi, Sethuraman jump to joint second in World Jr Chess

Indian Grandmasters Vidit Gujrathi and S P Sethuraman registered victories to jump to joint second spot on 3.5 points after the end of the fourth round of World Junior Chess Championship here.

Gujrathi holds Hracek, but slips to fourth spot

Indian Grandmaster Vidit Gujrathi managed to secure a draw against overnight joint leader Zybnyk Hracek of Czech Republic in the seventh round but dropped to the fourth position at the Grand Europe Golden Sands Chess Tournament here.

Vidit Gujrathi in third spot

Grandmaster Vidit Gujrathi outwitted International Master Petar Arnaudov of Bulgaria to jump to sole third spot on 4.5 points after the end of the fifth round of Grand Europe Golden Sands International Chess tournament here.

Grover, Gujrathi share fourth spot

Young Indian Grandmasters Sahaj Grover and Vidit Gujrathi kept themselves in the hunt after settling for draws in the fourth round of Grand Europe Golden Sands International chess tournament here at the black sea resort.

Vidit Gujrathi beats Arsovic, remains in joint lead

Grandmaster Vidit Gujrathi defeated International Master Zoran Arsovic of Serbia to remain in joint lead with three points after the end of the third round of Grand Europe Golden Sands International Chess tournament here.