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Brain and brawn: Chessboxing set to sizzle in the city
Mumbai Mirror

Brain and brawn: Chessboxing set to sizzle in the city

Can you imagine Grandmaster Viswanathan Anand offering his services as sparring partner to Muhammad Ali, the former world heavyweight champion? Or for that matter Ali volunteering to pit his grey cells against Anand at a table with a chess board ... Mumbai Mirror, 3 days ago

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Yifan Hou - the glamorous Women's World Chess Champion

On first impressions, 20-year-old Yifan Hou doesn't strike you as a typical chess champion. But the pretty brunette, from Beijing, China, has been honing her skills since she was five years old and has already reached the top of her game as the ...
 This is Money3 days ago Small states chess championship  Cyprus Mail1 day ago Metropolitan chess finals these Easter holidays  Daily News Botswana3 days ago 29th National Chess C'ship begins from 25th  The Nation Pakistan1 week ago

Dubai International Open chess: Edouard makes the most of Abhijeet’s lapse

Former world junior champion Abhijeet Gupta committed a blunder and lost to Romain Edouard from a winning position in the fifth round of the 16th Dubai International Open chess tournament here. Important results: Round 5: Abhijeet Gupta (4) lost to Romain ...
 The Hindu1 week ago In Dubai Finale: Gupta Loses To Iturrizaga  AsiaNetIndia.com3 days ago Abhijeet remains in the hunt  Deccan Herald6 days ago Dubai Open Chess: Abhijeet Gupta stumbles on final hurdle  First Post.com3 days ago

Chess Helps Puts Khanty-Mansiysk On the Map

"Khanty-Mansiysk hosted its first major international chess tournament the World Chess Cup in 2005," FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov said, "featuring then-14 year-old Norwegian grandmaster Magnus Carlsen The city unveiled the Yugra Chess ...
 ADVFN UK2 days ago

Viswanathan Anand draws with Sergey Karkajin to win Chess Candidates; sets up world title clash against Magnus Carlsen

Viswanathan Anand drew against Sergey Karjakin of Russia after a marathon game in round 13 of the Candidates Chess tournament to set up a world title clash against Magnus Carlsen later in the year. Anand played black vs Karjakin on Saturday, with the ...
 DNA3 weeks ago Viswanathan Anand to meet Sergey Karjakin in the penultimate round of the Candidates Chess tournament  DNA3 weeks ago Confident Anand set to take the final step  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago Anand to Meet Karjakin in the Penultimate Round  Outlook3 weeks ago

Anand to Face Carlsen for the World Chess Title Again

At 44, Vishy Anand continues to raise eyebrows. After he lost the world championship match to Magnus Carlsen last year, his critics were merciless: his play was too timid, he made too many draws, he was too old, he was done, he didn't have a chance, ...
 Huffington Post2 weeks ago SANDS: Steady Anand earns rematch with Carlsen for world chess title  Washington Times2 weeks ago Anand wins Chess Candidates, will face Carlsen for world title  First Post.com3 weeks ago Viswanathan Anand and Magnus Carlsen to face off in Zurich Chess Challenge  Economic Times2 months ago
Deccan chronicle

Anand gets a chance again

It is heartening news that Viswanathan Anand has qualified to try win the world chess crown, that he lost to Magnus Carlsen last year. The former world champ has defied age and formbook to come through the rough and tumble of the Candidates’ tournament, ...
 Asian Age2 weeks ago
Business Standard India

Chess (#1091)

Viswanathan Anand wrapped up the Candidates, with a round to spare. The former world champion scored 8.5 from 14 (+3, =11) for a crushing victory. Sergey Karjakin came in second with a score of 7.5. Remarkably, nobody else had a plus score. There ...
 Sify2 weeks ago

Candidates Chess: Anand enters crucial stage

The five-time World champion Viswanathan Anand is placed comfortably on top of the table with a half point lead. He will enter the crucial phase of the Candidates chess tournament, taking on Peter Svidler after the second rest day in Khanty Mansiysk, Russia. From a great beginning to some cautious play, Anand, with four points in his bag from six games, enjoys a half point lead over nearest contender Levon Aronian of Armenia. It's a closely matched field as almost everyone except the lowest ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Anand gears up for Svidler encounter  Hindustan Times1 month ago Anand faces Svidler  Deccan Herald1 month ago Viswanathan Anand enters crucial stage in Candidates tournament  IBN Live1 month ago

Kolkata Open Chess: Diptayan shocks Adhiban

Kolkata's Diptayan Ghosh shocked former Under-16 world champion B Adhiban in the second round of the 6th Kolkata Open Grandmaster Tournament on Wednesday.
 First Post.com1 month ago Diptayan shocks Adhiban in Kolkata Open Chess  Business Standard1 month ago Diptayan stuns Adhiban, in joint lead  The Hindu1 month ago
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