Chess ( Page 1 of 2 )

List View Grid View

All eyes on Anand, Karjakin in Moscow March 23, 2016 11:30

Five-time World champion Viswanathan Anand and Sergey Karjakin of Russia would be on spot light on the resumption of the World Chess Candidates tournament on 23 March 2016 in Moscow. After rest for a day,…

Read More

Indians deny Russia a medal in World Team Chess July 28, 2011 18:08

Grandmasters Surya Shekhar Ganguly and Krishnan Sasikiran showed the way as India beat formidable Russia in the tenth and final round of the World team chess championship that concluded on Tuesday. The result, apart from…

Read More

Surya Sekhar is confident July 07, 2011 12:27

Calcutta: Grandmaster Surya Sekhar Ganguly is confident of retaining the individual title of the World Team Chess Championship, which begins at Ningbo, in China, from July 15. “After coming back from Asian Individual Championship in…

Read More

Sasikiran to lead Indian challenge in AAI Chess tourney June 23, 2011 19:25

NEW DELHI: National champion Parimarjan Negi will face world junior number one, Grandmaster Fabiano Caruana of Italy while India's number two K Sasikiran will lock horns with Philippines' GM Wesely So in the first round…

Read More

Chess The Royal Game June 08, 2011 16:36

Chess: Why stop at a Four Pawns Attack when you can enlist five, or six. Recently I've had very little time for chess. If you don't play, your game suffers. This sad and simple fact…

Read More

Bundaberg Chess Club June 03, 2011 15:11

Tournament Schedule There will be a five round Allergo Tournament on 8 June. Starting time will be 6.45 pm. Time limits will be fifteen minutes on each clock for each game.15 June, it will be…

Read More

US Chess champ Dies at 78 November 18, 2010 14:47

Larry Evans, a five-time United States chess champion and prolific writer who helped Bobby Fischer win the world championship in 1972, died Monday in Reno, Nev. He was 78.Mr. Evans, who lived in Reno, died…

Read More

Viswanathan Anand becomes a father May 03, 2011 15:01

Viswanathan Anand, the World Chess Champion, has decided to stay away from his game of glory for a month as he became a proud father of a boy on Saturday.And in keeping with the tradition…

Read More

I have been my strongest opponent: Abhijeet Gupta April 20, 2011 13:00

Dubai: Fighting off his last round blues, Grandmaster Abhijeet Gupta won the Dubai International open chess tournament on Tuesday and the Indian said it was a "decent comeback" after a series of recent final round…

Read More

73rd TATA Steel Chess Tournament 2011 January 17, 2011 18:33

73rd Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2011 : The Tata Steel Chess Tournament has three main tournaments. They are played according to the 'round robin' system, whereby each competitor plays in turn against every other during…

Read More

Adhiban stuns Wesley So in Asian Individual Chess May 07, 2011 15:22

Grandmaster B Adhiban of India crashed through the defenses of ace Philipino Wesley So in the fourth round to occupy the joint third position in the Asian Individual Chess championship.After a sedate start, Adhiban rose…

Read More

India not in the fray for title match April 12, 2011 13:27

CHENNAI: The dates for the Koneru Humpy versus Hou Yifan women's world chess title match have been finalized but the venue will be known only on May 31, the last day for the bidding process…

Read More