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After the Knight Riders Chess Club from Diepkloof successfully hosted its second chess tournament at the Diepkloof Community Hall, two young players from ... Chauke qualified to represent South Africa in the African Junior Chess Championship that will be held in Kenya and for the Commonwealth Chess ...
Celebrated chess players have tipped him to be Britain's first official world champion. In five months' time, however, his father's work visa will expire and the family will be forced to return to India. Jitendra and Anju Singh moved from Bangalore to Woolwich, southeast London, in 2012 with their three-year-old ...

... international medals in her kitty. Her other major achievements include winning of three international gold medals in the last year (2017) wherein she won two gold medals in Asian champion for the year in classical and blitz format held in Uzbekistan and a gold medal in Commonwealth Championship as ...
Next weekend, the teenager will head to St. Louis for the U.S. Chess Championship, facing the nation's most elite players in an invitation-only competition. It runs April 17-30 at ... The native of India holds two degrees in ayurvedic science and undergone training in Western medicine and surgery. He is the ...
Obviously, the boy was a chess prodigy; a chess genius. Praggananandhaa (Pragg) became the new pride of India. I referenced the salutation “new” because India had produced a world chess champion in the inimitable Viswanathan Anand. One billion people from Pragg's homeland were proud of his ...
Indian chess players emerged as winners in six different age-group categories in the Asian Youth Rapid Championship that was held in Chiang Mai, Thailand on Sunday, dominating the field of play. The girls under-12 category was the most fruitful for India as Sahithi Varshini M and Savitha Shri B provided ...

He points out that though Indian food, specifically curry, is extremely popular in UK, most Londoners believe that Indian food means Punjabi food. “There are ... A passionate chess player, Suresh, the then under-18 champion of the district, went to Kozhikode to participate in the chess championship. Suresh ...
Registered with the UT Administration in 1989, it got the All India Chess Federation (AICF) affiliation in 1991. ... The top 4 from the youth championship also qualify for national competition. ... Tarini won the bronze medal in the rapid format of the 2013 Asian Schools Chess Championship in Sari, Iran.
The campaign, which was launched by Tania Sachdev has caught attention of global chess players including, Indian Chess Grandmaster, a former World Chess Champion and the current World Rapid Chess Champion - Viswanathan Anand, two-time United States Women's Champion and the FIDE title ...
Three rounds are played on Friday, Saturday and Sunday March 2-4. The players are GMs Vladimir Kramnik, Alexander Grischuk, Peter Svidler, Sergey Karjakin, Ian Nepomniachtchi, Daniil Dubov (all from Russia), Shakhriyar Mamedyarov (Azerbaijan), Hikaru Nakamura (USA), Viswanathan Anand (India), ...
And the San Jose Hackers axed the Chengdu Pandas. Welcome to the Pro Chess League, a 12-week online tournament between teams featuring most of the world's elite players-including world champion Magnus Carlsen (Norway Gnomes), former world champion Viswanathan Anand (Mumbai Movers) ...
On the first board, defending champion Gangolli played queens pawn opening with white pieces against his statemate Krishna Udupa. Udupa opted for the Bogo Indian Defence and played a little too carefully in the opening. Kishan won a pawn and forced his opponent to surrender on the 75th move, ...
India's Vishwanathan Anand plays during a FIDE World chess championship match against Israel's Boris Gelfand in Moscow on May 30, 2012.
Norway's other World Chess Champion, Magnus Carlsen, is calling ... Aryan Tari in the third round at the FIDE World Junior Chess Championship 2017, ... of Chithambaram Aravindh of India and Manuel Petrosyan of Armenia.
When an Indian fan of Garry Kasparov on Monday asked him about the strategy to win a chess tournament, the former world chess champion ...
The first official World Chess Championship in 1886 was a competition ... world chess champion of his era and the greatest chess master.
New Zealand produced a stunning all-round show as they beat India by 40 runs in the second T20I at the Saurashtra Cricket Association ...

Hoedspruit AFB crowned 2017 chess champions. The first ever South African Air Force (SAAF) Inter Unit Chess Championship was held in ... The game originated in Northern India in the 6th century AD and spread to Persia. ... and the Best overall player champion for 2017 was awarded to Corporal Pfarelo ...
Since his nail-biting draw against Magnus Carlsen last month at the Isle of Man Chess Open, 22-year-old Vidit Gujrathi has been on a roll.
Chess meet progress ... sole leader with 4.5 points in the Khadi India 55th National Premier Chess Championship organised by All Bihar Chess ...
Visakhapatnam: Representing India in the girls' Under - 10 category of World Cadet Chess Championship that took place in Brazil, the Port ...
She won the girls' U12 World Cadets Chess Championship this week. Congratulations. Divya has represented India ten times and won 14 Gold, two silvers, and ... Asian champion and now a world champion,” said her father.
As interest in strategy games spread over the following centuries, chess appeared, with an early form played in India in the sixth century, perhaps earlier. One of India's current chess stars, International Master and Woman Grandmaster Tania Sachdev, ...
When Rohit Kumar, first year Chemical Engineering student, took less than a minute to rattle a dozen moves in the first round of the Federation Cup-2017 of the second All-India Inter-College Chess Boxing Championship, he was sure to score brownie ...
Karthik drew the attention of the chess world by winning gold medal in the Glasgow commonwealth chess championship followed by a bronze in 14th International Physically Disabled Chess Association's World individual chess championship at Serbia in ...
Paris, Mar 25 (AFP) Russia's former world chess champion Garry Kasparov wants to bring the game to a million children in Africa as an educational tool to sharpen their learning skills and build confidence.
At the end of the second round of the IBCA Asian Chess Championship for the Visually Challenged 2017, Husain Ejaz (Bangladesh) Kishan Gangolli, Ashwin K. Makwana and Yudhajeet De (India), were in joint lead with two points apiece at the Dr. T.M.A. Pai ...
As interest in strategy games spread over the following centuries, chess appeared, with an early form played in India in the Sixth Century, perhaps earlier. One of India's current chess stars, International Master and Woman Grandmaster Tania Sachdev, ...
Visiting Filipino chess Grandmaster (GM)-elect Haridas Pascua is not just aiming to achieve a full-fledged GM norm at the inaugural Sharjah Masters International Chess Championship, he also wants to bring to the fore the issues hounding Filipino chess ...
The event also marked the inauguration of a chess academy in the campus by none other than the Indian Chess Grandmaster and former World Chess Champion Viswanathan Anand. Interestingly, Anand was patronized by Mahalingam in the early stages of ...
Prakash Jayaramaiah, vice-captain of the Indian cricket team for the visually challenged, and Samarth J. Rao, a class 10 student of Government High School, Honnavar, being felicitated in Manipal on Wednesday.
She wants to give the gift of the internet to people across India. For two years, she's ... The World Chess Championship Final between Magnus Carlsen and Sergey Karjakin sparked huge interest for the game, especially on the internet. DW's Holger Hank ...
The championship is being organised by the All India Chess Federation for the Blind (AICFB) under the aegis of IBCA and the All India Chess Federation and will be sponsored by the Adani group. The countries registered so far are Mongolia, Yemen, ...
Udupi: Manipal University in association with the International Braille Chess Association and All India Chess Federation for Blind will host the 15th IBCA Asia Pacific Chess Championship for visually challenged from March 22 to 31 at TMA Pai Hall, Manipal.
Qualifiers from the semis played a 20-player round robin, with several world champions. Anybody who made the final league was at the least, a credible Candidate.
For K.S. Prasad, President of Hyderabad District Chess Association, the recent trip to China as the Indian team manager for Indo-China Chess Summit was an experience he loves to remember for long, despite his team losing the clash 10-16. On his return ...
Bhubaneswar: Ms. Aparajita Gochhikar from KIIT University has been selected National Coach of Indian Chess Team for the Asian Youth Chess Championship 2017 (U-8, U-10, U-12, U-14, U-16 & U-18) to be held from 31st March to 10th April 2017. A letter ...
One day, Singapore might have its own world chess champion too, he said. "In Norway, nobody played chess 10 years ago and now suddenly, it's the rage... Same thing happened in India," Mr Anand said. OFS academic director Patrick Keenan said: "Chess ...
In 2016, Anand won the Champions Showdown in St Louis, an exhibition tournament featuring three other grandmasters, and the Leon Chess Rapid Masters tournament to go with solid performances in the Tal Memorial and London Chess Classic.
Redman himself played on champion chess teams at the University of Chicago in the 1970s. A few schools had tried chess scholarships, although it had only really stuck at one university in Maryland. But the UTD administration gave Redman the green light ...
... court lawyer and champion of women's rights who helped draft the Womanifesto, Sharmistha Mukherjee, a Kathak exponent and daughter of Pranab Mukherjee, Lakshmi Rana, one of the best ever faces to have walked the Indian ramp, Namrata Joshipura ...
The 2013 US championship runner-up has not had great results of late, but in Moscow he had three great wins and gained 11.5 rating points.
He is also the only world champion from Kerala, winning the World Under-10 title in Durban, South Africa, in 2014. He was a silver medallist in the Under-12 World Championship in Greece in 2015 and in the 2016 World Championship in Under-12 category, ...
All of 12 years and eight months, Nihal Sarin shares an interesting parallel with reigning world chess champion Magnus Carlsen.
The Women's World Chess Championship 2017 is taking place in Tehran, Iran. This event is being held in a Knock-out format.
Mallika Handa, a resident of Green Avenue in Basti Sheikh, won the national championship in Madhya Pradesh in 2013. She was to go to Germany the same year, but the Sports Authority of India did not send her due to some dispute with the international ...
The 26-year-old from Andhra Pradesh, who has just returned home from having won the Bronze at the Women's World Chess Championship in Tehran, has been a chess Grandmaster since 2011. She has also won Bronze at the Women's World Chess ...
Tehran, Feb 24 (PTI) Grandmaster D Harika lost momentum and went down to Tan Zhongyi of China in the first semifinal game of the world women's chess championship here. It was a tough day at work for Harika as nothing worked right for the Indian who is ...
Cricketer Virendra Sehwag, former national chess champion Anuradha Beniwal, boxers Vijender Singh and Manoj Kumar, had made an appeal to the Jat protesters to end the stir.
The first game turned out to be good for the Indian as she won and a draw in the return rapid game sealed her berth in the next round.


 

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