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Chess grandmaster, 20, dies in 12-story plunge
San Francisco Chronicle

6 tips to turn your child into a chess grandmaster

Chess has suddenly become a very young and fashionable sport. The match that took place in New York on Nov. 11-30 between current World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen and Russian contender Sergey Karjakin has boosted interest in chess throughout ... Russia Beyond The Headlines, 1 month ago
Chess grandmaster, 20, dies in 12-story plunge San Francisco Chronicle, 1 month ago

World Rapid and Blitz Chess Championships: Vishy Anand, Vidit Gujrathi India's only medal hopes

A young boy had just squandered a winning position against an experienced Indian grandmaster. With the draw, he had missed out on making his first grandmaster norm. The 14-year-old signed the scoresheets and went into the corner of the hall. Sitting ...
 Firstpost.com3 weeks ago Carlsen, Anand to headline Rapid and Blitz Worlds  Gulf Times4 weeks ago

Nailed to the Chessboard for 50 Years

Bobby Fischer became the youngest grandmaster in 1958 at the age of 15. When he faced Boris Spassky in Santa Monica in 1966 under Jacqueline Piatigorsky's watchful eye, his record was still intact. The year 1966 was memorable. It was the first year ...
 Huffington Post1 month ago
New Indian Express

Washington all-round show propels Globe Trotters in drawn game

CHENNAI: Washington Sundar's 65 and 3/45 helped Globe Trotters draw with Young Stars in their TNCA Senior Division league Elite Group second-round match. Brief scores: Elite: Globe Trotters 328 & 205/5 decl in 30 ovs (Washington Sundar 65) drew ...
 New Indian Express3 days ago
Al Jazeera

Sarasadat Khademalsharieh: Chess has a great future in Iran

Sarasadat Khademalsharieh, who won her first major title aged 12, talks of a sport gaining popularity among young people in Iran. Sarasadat Khademalsharieh is a 19-year-old chess player from Iran who holds the titles of International Master and ...
 Tehran Times5 days ago Q&A: Iranian chess player Sara Khadem  Al Jazeera6 days ago
DNA India

Viswanathan Anand says he is proud of next generation

It's hard to think of chess beyond Viswanathan Anand in India. But, the legendary Grandmaster himself is not too worried about it. Young Indian Grandmasters made waves at the recently-concluded FIDE World Rapid Championship held in Doha, Qatar, ...
 DNA India2 weeks ago I was disappointed with my show in World Rapid: Viswanathan Anand  Times of India2 weeks ago Even in chess you need to be on right side of age: Anand  Gulf Times4 weeks ago 2016 Remarkable for Our Chess Players  Jahon6 days ago

Webster University's Susan Polgar is committed to inspiring more girls in chess

Chess is a game long dominated by men. The world champions have always been men. The Grandmaster title -- the highest title in the game -- is carried by more than 1,500 men and just 33 women. Two years ago, created an imaginary tournament ...
 ABC News2 weeks ago Susan Polgar's chess war for girls  EspnW - ESPN.com2 weeks ago

London Chess Classic: Is the Viswanathan Anand era coming to an end?

The London Chess Classic came to an end on Sunday with the Filipino-turned-American grandmaster Wesley So winning not only the tournament, but also the Grand Chess Tour 2016. Viswanathan Anand drew his last round game against Vladimir Kramnik and ...
 Firstpost.com1 month ago London Chess Classic: Can Vishwanathan Anand do better than he has in the tournament?  Firstpost.com1 month ago London Chess Classic: Viswanathan Anand played a stunning 'novelty' in easy draw against Wesley So  Firstpost.com1 month ago
The Guardian Nigeria

Carlsen wins World Chess Championship

Norwegian grandmaster Magnus Carlsen has defeated Russian grandmaster Sergey Karjakin in tie-breakers at the World Chess Championships in New York. Carlsen remains the undisputed world champion since 2013. Norwegian grandmaster Magnus Carlsen ...
 Deutsche Welle1 month ago Norwegian Carlsen wins third World Chess Championship  Today.ng1 month ago World Chess Has A Big Problem  Bloomberg1 month ago Magnus review chess doc about grandmaster makes all the wrong moves  The Guardian1 month ago

These 10 Inspiring Kids Made News in 2016 for All the Right Reasons

It's true: age ain't nothing but a number. Educationist, human rights activist and youngest-ever Nobel Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai, who defied the Taliban in Pakistan to ensure education for girls, showed the world howone child with a vision can ...
 Yahoo! India1 month ago
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