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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

Viswanathan Anand, Vidit Gujrathi win Round 6 of Pro Chess League, maintain top spot on points table

World rapid chess champion Viswanathan Anand and Grandmaster Vidit Gujrathi helped Mumbai Movers to hold on to their top position at the points tally in the Eastern Division of the Pro-Chess league on Thursday.

Feb 16, 2018, 10:09 AM IST

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

Tamil Nadu schoolboy Karthikeyan Murali crowned National Chess champion

Besides winning a purse of Rs 2.5 lakh, Murali also qualified for the 2016 Chess Olympiad.

Nov 28, 2015, 22:25 PM IST

Abhijeet Gupta commits a blunder, draws with Kurajica

Grandmaster and former world junior champion Abhijeet Gupta committed a blunder as he squandered a winning endgame to be held to a draw by veteran Grandmaster Bojan Kurajica of Bosnia in the second round of 31st Cappelle La Grande International Chess tournament here on Monday.

Mar 02, 2015, 19:39 PM IST

Abhijeet Gupta bounces back in Al-Ain Classic

 Defending champion Grandmaster Abhijeet Gupta fought back after an insipid draw to beat compatriot Ankit Rajpara in the third round of the 3rd Al Ain Classic here.

Dec 21, 2014, 18:51 PM IST

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.

Oct 05, 2014, 20:10 PM IST

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.

Oct 04, 2014, 15:22 PM IST

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.

Aug 28, 2014, 16:12 PM IST

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.

Aug 24, 2014, 14:55 PM IST

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.

Aug 23, 2014, 22:09 PM IST

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.

Mar 24, 2014, 22:24 PM IST

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.

Mar 23, 2014, 21:48 PM IST

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.

Sep 28, 2013, 19:13 PM IST

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.

Sep 27, 2013, 08:24 AM IST

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.

Sep 22, 2013, 14:30 PM IST

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.

Sep 19, 2013, 18:13 PM IST

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.

Sep 17, 2013, 14:49 PM IST

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.

Jun 17, 2013, 18:52 PM IST

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.

Jun 15, 2013, 17:47 PM IST