Thursday, April 15, 2021

India’s challenge comes to a close in the Chess World Cup

India's campaign at the Chess championships came to an end after both P. Hari Krishna and Vidit Gujrathi were knocked out in the third round. Both the Indians, playing white, faced must win situation having lost the first game of...
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R Vaishali wins individual Gold at Asian Online Nations Cup

In a show of excellent form, Indian grandmaster R Vaishali has won an individual Gold at the ongoing Asian Online Nations Cup tournament.  Indian Women shall take on those of Kyrgyzstan in the quarterfinals of the tournament this Friday. Vaishali...

Indian chess Grandmaster Koneru Humpy claims Women’s World Rapid Championship in Moscow

Koneru Humpy is a renowned name in the world of chess. The Indian Grandmaster, who became the youngest woman ever to to achieve the title, has made the country proud again. In a fierce comeback to glory, she has...

Chess World Cup: Anand opts out preferring FIDE Grand Swiss tournament instead

India's Viswanathan Anand has pulled out from the Chess World Cup slated to be held from September 4th and has instead preferred to take part in the FIDE Grand Swiss Tournament. With Viswanathan Anand opting out from the Chess World...

Chess prodigy Praggnanandhaa faces burnout in U-20 championships due to back to back tournaments

Two consecutive tournaments for chess prodigy R. Praggnanandhaa resulted in a burn-out, as the 14-year-old finished ninth in the recently concluded U-20 championship. The last 22 days has been hectic for the youngster, who took part in two major...

Next Viswanathan Anand in the making, 14-year-old Praggnanandhaa becomes second youngest chess player in...

The game of chess has gifted us gigantic talents from its country of origin, notably K Sasikiran, Vidit Santosh Gujrathi, Tania Sachdev, Harikrishna, and of course, the one and only Vishwanathan Anand, the pride of India who has achieved...

Meet Shashini Puvi, the 6 year old Indian Chess prodigy whipping up a storm!

At a tender age when kids start learning the game of chess, Shashini Puvi from Bangalore is setting a benchmark. At just 6 years of age, Shashini has already been the crowned champion of three national level tournaments. Her...

Viswanathan Anand suffers his second defeat in Croatia Grand Chess Tour

Mamedyarov ends Anand's seven game draw streak in 45 moves in the only game that produced a result in round nine. Viswanathan Anand lost to Shakhriyar Mamedyarov in the ninth round to bring to an end a seven game draw...

Photos – The Tania Sachdev (Indian Chess player) Story!!

Tania Sachdev (born 20 August 1986) is an Indian chess player, who holds the FIDE titles of International Master (IM) and Woman Grandmaster (WGM). She is also a chess presenter and commentator. Born in Delhi, Sachdev was introduced to the game by her mother, Anju, at the...
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Viswanathan Anand launches chess academy with an aim to develop India’s prodigies

Viswanathan Anand, the Chess Maestro who is the trailblazer for upcoming aspiring Chess players recently launched a Chess academy to train them. Viswanathan Anand launches WACA The country's first grandmaster has lent a hand to the upcoming Chess talents to rise...


Adorable pictures of Anouk Hoogendijk!!

Anouk Hoogendijk - Dutch professional footballer. Picture Credits - Anouk Hoogendijk (Instagram)