Vidit Gujrathi Draws with Anish Giri, in Joint Lead with Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, Richard Rapport

Indian Grandmaster Vidit Santhosh Gujrathi settled for a draw against Dutchman Anish Giri in the fifth round to stay in joint lead with 3.5 points at the Tata Steel Masters here. Azerbaijan’s Shakhriyar Mamedyarov and Richard Rapport posted victories in round five late on Thursday and joined Vidit Gujrathi at the top of the standings […]

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Teenager Bharath Subramaniyam Becomes India’s 73rd Chess Grandmaster

Bharath Subramaniyam became India’s73rd GM (Twitter) Fourteen-year-old Bharath Subramaniyam became India’s 73rd chess Grandmaster. IANS Last Updated:January 09, 2022, 23:41 IST FOLLOW US ON: Fourteen-year-old Bharath Subramaniyam on Sunday became India’s 73rd chess Grandmaster, after completing his third and final GM norm at Vergani Cup Open in Italy. Subramaniyam scored 6.5 points from nine rounds […]

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Polish Player Falls From Chair After Losing Chess Game. Internet Can't Stop Laughing

Polish Player Falls From Chair After Losing Chess Game. Internet Can’t Stop Laughing

Chess is a serious game that demands a lot of restraint. One wrong move and you might lose an important soldier of your army on the chessboard. Players become so involved in this game that it lasts for hours. Players also get disappointed when they lose. When a player recently lost a game, he experienced […]

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AICF Postpones Multiple Chess Events Due to Covid-19

Chess representative image All India Chess Federation said in a press release that new dates for the events will be announced later. IANS Last Updated:January 03, 2022, 20:13 IST FOLLOW US ON: The All India Chess Federation (AICF) on Monday postponed many national level championships including national junior, sub-junior, and national school championships due to […]

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World Blitz Chess: Koneru Humpy Takes 5th Spot, R Vaishali Ends Up 14th

India’s top player Koneru Humpy finished fifth in the women’s event of the FIDE World Blitz championship while her compatriot R Vaishali, who was in second spot after nine rounds, slipped to 14th here. Humpy scored 11.5 points from 17 rounds to take the fifth place after finishing equal on points with two others. A […]

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