World Youth Chess Championship 2019: R Praggnanandhaa Wins Open Under-18 Gold, India Bag Seven Medals
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World Youth Chess Championship 2019: R Praggnanandhaa Wins Open Under-18 Gold, India Bag Seven Medals

World Youth Chess Championship 2019: The 14-year-old R Praggnanandhaa won gold in the Open Under-18 category after he played out a draw in the final round against Germany's Valentin Buckels.

World Youth Chess Championship: Praggnanandhaa, Mitrabha Guha Slip To Second Spot
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World Youth Chess Championship: Praggnanandhaa, Mitrabha Guha Slip To Second Spot

India's Grand Master R Praggnanandhaa slipped to second position after settling for a quick draw against top seed Sargsyan Shant of Armenia.

World Youth Chess Championship: Mixed Day For India, R Praggnanandhaa Advances But Divya Deshmukh Loses
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World Youth Chess Championship: Mixed Day For India, R Praggnanandhaa Advances But Divya Deshmukh Loses

WYCC: R Praggnanandhaa scored a comfortable victory, while Divya Deshmukh suffered a shocking defeat.

World Youth Chess Championship: R Praggnanandhaa, Divya Deshmukh Register Easy Wins In Round 2
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World Youth Chess Championship: R Praggnanandhaa, Divya Deshmukh Register Easy Wins In Round 2

WYCC: 14-year-old R Praggnanandhaa and four other Indians advanced to the next round by picking up maximum possible two points so far.

World Youth Chess Championship: India Start On A Bright Note
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World Youth Chess Championship: India Start On A Bright Note

World Youth Chess Championship: Grandmaster R Praggnanandhaa, Woman Candidate Master Mrudul Dehankar and Woman International Master Divya Deshmukh scored emphatic victories in Round 1.

Class Three Student Tashna Agarwal Wins Gold At Western Asian Youth Chess Championship

Class Three Student Tashna Agarwal Wins Gold At Western Asian Youth Chess Championship

Over the last few years, Indian chess has experienced a boom in terms of young talent.

Viswanathan Anand Confident Of Sealing Grand Chess Tour Finals Berth
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Viswanathan Anand Confident Of Sealing Grand Chess Tour Finals Berth

Viswanathan Anand, who finished a disappointing tied third in the Sinquefield Cup last month, needs 13 points from the remaining two legs in Bucharest and Kolkata.

Delhi
Press Trust of India

Delhi's Prithu Gupta Becomes India's 64th Grandmaster

Prithu Gupta's achievement came 31 years after Viswanathan Anand had become India's first Grandmaster.

Parents Of India
J Sam Daniel Stalin

Parents Of India's Youngest Chess Grandmaster Seek Government Help

Gukesh's parents said that they have exhausted all their savings.

Magnus Carlsen Retains World Chess Championship Title, Beats Fabiano Caruana
Agence France-Presse

Magnus Carlsen Retains World Chess Championship Title, Beats Fabiano Caruana

Magnus Carlsen won three successive rapid-chess tiebreakers in the four-match series against Fabiano Caruana.

Chess Olympiad: China Win Gold In Open Section, India Finish Sixth
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Chess Olympiad: China Win Gold In Open Section, India Finish Sixth

India finished sixth in the open section and eighth in women's team category on the final day of the 43rd World Chess Olympiad.

Chess Olympiad: India Beat Egypt In Open Section, Women Draw Against Georgia
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Chess Olympiad: India Beat Egypt In Open Section, Women Draw Against Georgia

India beat Egypt 2.5:1.5 in open section at the 43rd World Chess Olympiad but the women's team was held to a 2-2 draw.

Chess Olympiad: Day Of Draws For Indian Teams Against Russia, USA
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Chess Olympiad: Day Of Draws For Indian Teams Against Russia, USA

Former World Champion Viswanathan Anand signed peace treaty after 43 moves with Ian Nepomniachtchi on the top board.

Chess Olympiad: India To Cross Swords With Top Seed US
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Chess Olympiad: India To Cross Swords With Top Seed US

Fifth-seeded Indian open chess team will be up against defending champions US at the 43rd World Chess Olympiad.

Chess Federation Backs Soumya Swaminathan On Decision To Withdraw From Iran Event

Chess Federation Backs Soumya Swaminathan On Decision To Withdraw From Iran Event

Soumya Swaminathan withdrew from a tournament in Iran because of the compulsory headscarf rule in the country.

Viswanathan Anand Wins Bronze At World Blitz Chess Championship
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Viswanathan Anand Wins Bronze At World Blitz Chess Championship

Viswanathan Anand endured a difficult first day but came storming back on the final day of the World Blitz Chess Championship.

Garry Kasparov Congratulates Viswanathan Anand On Winning World Rapid Chess Title

Garry Kasparov Congratulates Viswanathan Anand On Winning World Rapid Chess Title

Viswanathan Anand beat World No. 1 Magnus Carlsen to lift the World Rapid Chess Championship title.

Viswanathan Anand Bows Out Of World Cup
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Viswanathan Anand Bows Out Of World Cup

Viswanathan Anand crashed out of the World Cup after playing out a draw in a must-win game against Anton Kovalyov of Canada in the second round

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