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AA Edit | A chess king on the rise

Praggnanandhaa’s journey as youngest finalist didn't culminate in triumph against Magnus Carlsen but has proved that he's a king in waiting

26 Aug 2023 12:08 AM

World FIDE Chess: Magnus Carlsen Beats Praggnanandhaa

Magnus Carlsen Secured Victory in 2023 FIDE World Cup Final Against Rising Star R Praggnanandhaa

25 Aug 2023 1:27 AM

World Cup final: Second game between Praggnanandhaa, Carlsen ends in draw

The champion will be decided via two tie-breaks on Thursday

24 Aug 2023 2:04 AM

Commentary to keep Anand busy as COVID-19 restrictions delay his return from Germany

Indian Grandmaster will be commentating on the Candidates tournament for a website

16 Mar 2020 11:21 AM

Tata Steel Chess: Viswanathan Anand runs out of steam and luck, Magnus Carlsen wins big

Magnus Carlsen finished the tournament with a whopping 27 points and broke his own record in the Grand chess tour

26 Nov 2019 8:22 PM


Magnus Carlsen, Viswanathan Anand ring Eden Gardens' bell on Day 2 of IND vs BAN D/N Test

On Day 1, Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina and Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee rang the Eden Bell.

23 Nov 2019 3:09 PM

Anand’s win: Icing on cake

The icing on the cake was Viswanathan Anand winning a world title after a hiatus.

03 Jan 2018 12:04 AM

After 12 years, Kasparov will be back to competitive chess on Monday

The world’s current No. 1 player, Magnus Carlsen of Norway, will not be there, however.

14 Aug 2017 6:36 AM

Raise a toast to King Carlsen

The Carlsen-Karjakin match was the most youthful in world championship history with the combined age of the contestants being 52.

02 Dec 2016 3:11 AM

Carlsen beats Karyaki, wins World Chess C’ship

The win puts Carlsen closer to the status of chess legends such as Garry Kasparov, who dominated the game for 15 years.

01 Dec 2016 10:46 AM