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Tata Steel Masters: Viswanathan Anand to clash with Jan-Krzysztof Duda

Tata Steel Masters: Viswanathan Anand to clash with Jan-Krzysztof Duda

The Indian has another white game left in the last round against compatriot Vidit Gujrathi. In the penultimate round another tough contest awaits Anand as he meets Ding Liren of China.

Jan 25, 2019, 13:43 PM IST
Chess Olympiad: Indian Men beat Czech Republic, Hungarian eves shock Indian Women

Chess Olympiad: Indian Men beat Czech Republic, Hungarian eves shock Indian Women

Krishnan Sasikiran guided Indian men to a 2.5-1.5 win over Czech Republic but the women's team suffered a shocking 1-3 defeat against Hungary in the eighth round of the 43rd Chess Olympiad in Batumi

Oct 03, 2018, 08:38 AM IST
Chess Olympiad: Indian men beat Egypt; Women hold Georgia

Chess Olympiad: Indian men beat Egypt; Women hold Georgia

Indian women played out a hard-fought draw against experienced Georgia 1 team

Oct 01, 2018, 23:10 PM IST
Viswanathan Anand rests as Indian men take on El Salvador

Viswanathan Anand rests as Indian men take on El Salvador

Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand is expected to rest on Tuesday as the Indian men take on El Salvador in the 43rd Chess Olympiad.

Sep 24, 2018, 22:22 PM IST
Viswanathan Anand bats for chess' inclusion in 2020 Olympics

Viswanathan Anand bats for chess' inclusion in 2020 Olympics

Chess legend Viswanathan Anand on Thursday said it will be 'great' if the sport is included in the Olympic programme for the 2020 Games.

Sep 20, 2018, 22:39 PM IST
Pune school student bags two medals at 14th Asian School Chess Championship

Pune school student bags two medals at 14th Asian School Chess Championship

 City boy Akshay Borgaonkar bagged two medals - a gold and a silver -- at the recently concluded 14th Asian School Chess Championship in Sri Lanka in the under-9 years group.

Jul 19, 2018, 15:38 PM IST
Chennai boy R Praggnanandhaah is now second youngest Grandmaster in the world

Chennai boy R Praggnanandhaah is now second youngest Grandmaster in the world

He is also the second player to achieve the Grandmaster title in chess before turning 13. 

Jun 25, 2018, 09:53 AM IST
Vikramaditya Kulkarni shocks Ukrainian GM Tukhaev

Vikramaditya Kulkarni shocks Ukrainian GM Tukhaev

 Mumbai's IM Vikramaditya Kulkarni stunned GM Adam Tukhaev of Ukraine in an eighth round match of the 11th Mumbai Mayor's Cup International Open Chess Tournament today.

Jun 09, 2018, 20:09 PM IST
Mumbai Mayor's Chess tournament: Erigaisi Arjun, Raja Ritvik R among joint leaders

Mumbai Mayor's Chess tournament: Erigaisi Arjun, Raja Ritvik R among joint leaders

Two Indians, Fide Masters Erigaisi Arjun and Raja Ritvik R, along with three overseas players led the points table at the end of round 6 of the 11th Mumbai Mayor's International Chess Tournament

Jun 08, 2018, 10:01 AM IST
GM Vidit Gujrathi wins Tata Steel Challengers 2018 in Netherlands

GM Vidit Gujrathi wins Tata Steel Challengers 2018 in Netherlands

Grandmaster Vidit Gujrathi has won Tata Steel Chess Challengers 2018, held at Wijk aan Zee, Netherlands from January 12 to 28.

Jan 29, 2018, 20:08 PM IST
Viswanathan Anand draws with Anish Giri; slips to joint 2nd in Tata Steel Chess

Viswanathan Anand draws with Anish Giri; slips to joint 2nd in Tata Steel Chess

Five-time World champion Viswanathan Anand played out an easy draw as black against local star Anish Giri but slipped to joint second spot after the sixth round of Tata Steel Chess tournament here.

Jan 20, 2018, 18:24 PM IST
Viswanathan Anand wins bronze at World Blitz Chess Championship

Viswanathan Anand wins bronze at World Blitz Chess Championship

Viswanathan Anand continued his excellent run bagging a bronze in the World Blitz Chess Championship.

Dec 30, 2017, 23:37 PM IST