Triple Grandmaster-norm holder M.S. Thejkumar's eight-move draw with Grandmaster Deepan Chakravarthy was enough to give him an unsurpassable tally of 10.5 points from 13 rounds. But it was the superior tie-break score that earned this hardworking ... The Hindu, 1 month ago
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At the half-way stage, defending champi on Viswanathan Anand trails world no. 1 and challenger Magnus Carlsen 2-4 in the 12-game world chess championship. On Monday, Anand will start the seventh game with white pieces and chess pundits feel that it ...Deccan Chronicle, 3 weeks ago
So far, Anand and Carlsen are evenly matched. Most people favour Anand, if he could survive in the first six games, said GM-elect Ashwin Jayaram. He added that Game Four was unusual, because unlike irregular variations in the first three games, ...Deccan Chronicle, 3 weeks ago
Like at football World Cups, where established teams prefer to go for 0-0 or 1-1 draws in the early rounds, defending champion Viswanathan Anand of India and challenger to the throne, Magnus Carlsen of Norway have so far played two quick draws, both ...Asian Age, 4 weeks ago
Promising swimmer Arvind M will lead defending champions Karnataka's charge in the 67th Senior National Aquatic Championships, due to be held at Thiruvananthapuram from Nov 20-24. Arvind, who won the Group I best swimmer award in the Junior Nationals at ...Deccan Herald, 4 weeks ago
Mysore's M.S. Thej Kumar, IM (International Master) has made rapid strides towards his goal of becoming a Grand master. He is the highest ranked player in Karnataka. With an ELO rating of 2452, he needs 48 more points to get his Grand Master ...The Hindu, 1 month ago
What is so special in Magnus Carlsen? This is something that is intriguing for even GMs, who have been in the chess field for many years. The Norwegian prodigy became a grandmaster at age 13, World No.1 as a teenager and continues to keep a ...Asian Age, 1 month ago Mediocre openings, but lethal... Deccan Chronicle, 1 month ago
Chennai: Former world champion Garry Kasparov, 50, may have retired from chess, but his aura as one of the strongest players in the game's history hasn't yet dimmed. Kasparov is the favourite player for even youngsters born after his retirement in ...Deccan Chronicle, 1 month ago
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