November 26, 2019 10:07 am
Reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen continued his dominating run as he took his lead to an almost unassailable five points. The Norwegian is virtually assured of the title despite a whole day and many games to come.
June 07, 2019 2:59 pm
Vishwanathan Anand, who lost to world champion Magnus Carlsen of Norway in the Armageddon game in the first round, was out of sorts in the classical game against Mamedyarov wherein he held a decent position for a long time.
June 06, 2019 11:50 am
Viswanathan Anand put up a good show in the classical game but lost to world champion Magnus Carlsen of Norway in the Armageddon game to score half a point out of a possible two in the first game of Altibox Norway chess tournament here.
June 04, 2019 10:02 pm
Viswanathan Anand settled for a joint eighth place finish in the blitz phase of the Altibox Norway chess tournament that had put him against reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen in the first round of the classical format.
March 17, 2019 4:41 pm
Five-time World Champion and the country's first Grand Master Viswanathan Anand said he was happy with the development adding that he is looking forward to a medal from the team.
March 07, 2019 3:16 pm
P. Iniyan defeated GM Sergey Fedorchuk of Ukraine in the sixth round to become the 61st Grandmaster for India as he crossed the 2500-point in ELO ratings.
January 27, 2019 8:43 pm
Viswanathan Anand played out an exciting draw with Ding Liren of China to move to joint third spot after the penultimate round of Tata Steel masters.
November 14, 2018 10:11 pm
Viswanathan Anand stepped it up in grand style to win the inaugural Tata Steel Chess India Blitz Tournament beating overnight leader Hikaru Nakamura in the play-off.
September 28, 2018 11:50 pm
Viswanathan Anand recovered to post a clinical victory over Neuris Delgado Ramirez of Paraguay as Indian men posted an impressive 3.5-0.5 victory over Paraguay.
June 25, 2018 9:01 am
All of 12 years and 10 months old, India's youngest Grandmaster R Praggnanandhaa is being showered with heaps of praises, if just a cursory glance through the Internet is all to go by.
April 13, 2016 2:08 pm
Aamir Khan was present at an event where he honoured chess genius Vishwanathan Anand.
May 23, 2015 4:01 pm
Aamir Khan was seen at the launch event of the third edition of Maharashtra Chess League with Indian chess Grandmaster Vishwanathan Anand in Mumbai on May 22.