Former World champion Viswanathan Anand ended the World Rapid Championship on a positive note, scoring four points out of five games on the final day, but the Indian ace could only finish 25th in the final standings.The three-day event concluded with Magnus Carlsen retaining the title. The Norwegian was at his best and was in trouble in just one of the 15 games that he played. Tallying 11.5 points with eight wins and seven draws, Carlsen finished a point clear of Ian Nepomniachtchi of Russia, ... Rediff.com, 7 hours ago
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BERLIN: Former world champion Viswanathan Anand suffered two more losses at the hands of Rauf Mamedov of Azerbaijan and Denis Khismatullin of Russia and will now need a miracle for a turnaround in fortune at the World rapid championship here. ...New Indian Express, 1 day ago Viswanathan Anand loses two more; needs a miracle in World Rapid MSN News US, 1 day ago
Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand squandered away a good start and could just end Day 1 on a fifty percent score after the end of the fifth round of World rapid chess championship in Berlin. Fast improving Grandmaster Vidit Santosh Gujrathi stole the honours on the opening day of the three-day event after coming out with an inspired performance including a victory over second seed Russian Alexander Grischuk. Apart from Grischuk, Gujrathi also accounted for higher rated Grandmasters ...Rediff.com, 2 days ago
Viswanathan Anand (left) lost the World Championship last year to Magnus Carlsen. NDTV Berlin, Germany: Five-time World Champion Viswanathan Anand starts as one of the favourites but faces a tough field in the World Rapid and Blitz Chess ...NDTV, 3 days ago Viswanathan Anand eyes the world title in rapid and blitz chess The Freepress Journal, 3 days ago Anand eyes world title in rapid and blitz chess as ... Firstpost.com, 3 days ago
It turned out to be another roller coaster ride for Vijayalakshmi, who missed out on winning opportunities which might have sealed the fate of the championship. While she could not force a victory, the draw was enough for the Indian to retain her ...Millennium Post, 2 months ago
Al Ain (UAE) : Grandmaster and Commonwealth Champion Abhijeet Gupta crashed through the solid defences of Lin Chen of China to join the leaders pack after the seventh round of Asian continental chess championship here. Gupta was in his elements ...Firstpost.com, 2 months ago GM Vijayalakshmi grabs solo lead The Gulf Today, 2 months ago Abhijeet Gupta dumps Lin Chen, in joint lead Millennium Post, 2 months ago Abhijeet Gupta shares UAE chess lead Deccan Chronicle, 2 months ago
Grandmaster and six times national champion Surya Shekhar Ganguly remained on course for regaining the title defeating Pouria Darini of Iran in the fifth round of Asian Continental Chess Championship underway here. With his fourth victory in five ...Millennium Post, 2 months ago
Comment · print · T T T+· T- International Master K. Rathnakaran. TOPICS Rathnakaran turned the tables on the former Chinese after staring at a defeat for the major part of the game. International Master K. Rathnakaran caused a ...The Hindu, 2 months ago Rathnakaran shocks Zhong Zhang Millennium Post, 2 months ago K Rathnakaran shocks Zhong Zhang at Asian continental chess Jagran Post, 2 months ago Rathnakaran shocks Zhong Zhang at Asian Continental chess Times of India, 2 months ago
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