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Winning is a habit; don’t lose it says Grandmaster Pentala Harikrishna

Grandmaster Pentala Harikrishna reflects on his latest win and talks of his life after marriage

12 Aug 2020 7:19 PM

FIDE stops Candidates tournament midway after Russia bans flights

The tournament will resume from the 8th round with France's Maxime Vachier-Lagrave and Russian Ian Nepomniachtchi in lead with 4.5 points

26 Mar 2020 5:10 PM

Priceless artefacts adorn ‘chess paradise’

Manuel Glave, a Peruvian chess lover present during the museum excursion, also knew about our Prag.

01 Jul 2018 2:21 AM

Viswanathan Anand to experiment with his playing after missing the World Chess Championship

The organising committee earlier picked Russian GM Vladimir Kramnik over him as the wild card to Candidates meet.

03 Nov 2017 1:32 PM

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