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Viswanathan Anand Wins Chess India Blitz Tournament November 15, 2018 06:15

Indian chess Grandmaster Viswanathan Anand stepped it up grand style to win the inaugural Tata Steel Chess India Blitz Tournament overcoming overnight Japanese-American Chess Grandmaster Hikaru Nakamura in the play-off in Kolkata on Wednesday. Placed…

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Hikaru Nakamura Wins Tata Steel Chess India Rapid November 12, 2018 09:36

A Japanese-American chess grandmaster and world No.2 Hikaru Nakamura of the United States on Sunday won the Tata Steel Chess India 2018 rapid tournament in Kolkata with six points as reigning World Champion Viswanathan Anand…

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Russian Politician Arkady Dvorkovich Crowned World Chess Head October 04, 2018 10:33

The former Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Arkady Dvorkovich, was on Wednesday crowned as the new King of FIDE or World Chess Federation.The 46-year-old Dvorkovich was elected as the new president with a clear-cut majority…

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Former Champion Kasparov to Make One-time Return from Retirement August 14, 2017 12:04

After 12 years, former champion and a Kremlin critic, Garry Kasparov is all set to make one-time return to the game and will be playing in the Rapid and Blitz Competition at Sinquefield Cup in…

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All eyes on Anand, Karjakin in Moscow March 23, 2016 06:00

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,…

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Indians deny Russia a medal in World Team Chess July 28, 2011 12:38

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…

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Surya Sekhar is confident July 07, 2011 06:57

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…

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Sasikiran to lead Indian challenge in AAI Chess tourney June 23, 2011 13:55

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…

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Chess The Royal Game June 08, 2011 11:06

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…

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Bundaberg Chess Club June 03, 2011 09:41

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…

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US Chess champ Dies at 78 November 18, 2010 09:17

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…

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Viswanathan Anand becomes a father May 03, 2011 09:31

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…

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