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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,…

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Viswanathan Anand makes easy draw November 21, 2014 12:10

A well-prepared Viswanathan Anand managed the easiest of draws with black pieces in his ninth round match against Magnus Carlsen the on Thursday Anand managed the easiest of draws in Game 9 against Carlsen but…

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Viswanathan Anand lose World Chess Championship November 23, 2013 09:49

The world has a new chess champion now - Magnus Carlsen! The 22-year-old Norwegian beat the five-time-title-holder Viswanathan Anand in a hard-fought draw to cinch the title. He sealed the top spot with two games…

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Can Anand Viswanathan recreate history? November 18, 2013 15:45

This year's World Chess Championship is proving to be a tough run for the Indian chess Grandmaster and reigning World Chess Champion Viswananthan Anand who is trailing 2-4 in the current series. The five time…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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