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Tuesday, August 09, 2022

R Praggnanandhaa


Tenacious Praggnanandhaa emerges from Gukesh’s shadow at Chess Olympiad

August 09, 2022 7:00 am

Keeps India’s hopes alive with win over Uzbekistan’s Sindarov on day fellow teenager suffers first loss to Abdusattorov.

Chess Olympiad: Praggnanandhaa keeps India in title hunt as top teams prepare for final push

August 08, 2022 7:06 am

In the women’s section, four teams share the lead at 15 points apiece - Poland, India, Kazakhstan and Georgia. It’s like the pile before the last bend of a 1500 metre race.

Praggnanandhaa, Gukesh, Nihal Sarin hand Cuba a schooling in aggressive chess at Olympiad

August 06, 2022 7:27 am

Fearless generation of teenagers betrays no hangover of defeat to Armenia.

The hero without a halo, Chennai’s ‘namma paiyyan’ (our boy) Praggnanandhaa has the fans on a string

August 02, 2022 12:10 pm

Could Praggnanandhaa have attacked more in the middle game or stopped Lodici from slowing it down? It didn’t matter for the Chennai crowd as they adore him like India once did a young Tendulkar.

Chess Olympiad: India's young guns maintain winning streak

August 01, 2022 3:20 pm

The C team, though, had a couple of setbacks as Suryasekhar Ganguly and Abhimanyu Puranik had to settle for draws. The A and C women’s teams too won all their games, but the B team had to settle for draws.

R Praggnanandhaa wins Paracin Open title

July 16, 2022 8:15 pm

The 16-year-old remained unbeaten and finished half a point ahead of the field. Alexandr Predke took the second spot with 7.5 points ahead of Alisher Suleymenov and India's AL Muthaiah, who both scored 7 points.

Indian GM Praggnanandhaa wins title in Norway chess open

June 11, 2022 11:53 am

The Indian teenaged star has been putting in impressive performances in recent times and had beaten world number one Magnus Carlsen for a second time in the Chessable Master online event and lost a close final to China's Ding Liren.

R Praggnanandhaa - Balancing both Boards

May 28, 2022 7:49 pm

The 16-year-old, whose dream run to the Chessable Masters final coincided with his board exams, was inadvertently benefited by not preparing for the tournament as much as he would for other competitions.

Rival applauds, pundits speechless as Praggnanandhaa finishes runners-up

May 28, 2022 7:08 am

Praggnanandhaa lost to World No 2 Ding Liren in the finals of Meltwater Champions Chess Tour Chessable Masters tournament

Chessable Masters final: Ding Liren seizes advantage against R Praggnanandhaa

May 26, 2022 10:09 am

Praggnanandhaa, who lost the opening game of the all-Asian final, bounced back strongly to level the first match when he won game two.