Grandmaster

Nihal Sarin from Kerala becomes youngest Indian to cross 2600 rating

In the first round, the boy wonder drew against Grandmaster Ivan Saric. The two points earned helped him create history.

published on : 6th May 2019

Women Grandmaster tournament: Michelle Catherina joint leader after victory in Round 4

Sharing the lead with Michelle are top seed International Master Batkhuyag Munguntuul of Mongolia and Woman Grandmaster Olga Babiy of Ukraine.

published on : 31st January 2019

AICF Women Grandmaster: Babiy Olga sole leader after three rounds

Former world U-12 champion Divya Deshmukh moved to the second spot with 2.5 points after a win over fellow Indian Sapale Saloni. 

published on : 30th January 2019

Chess: Akash stuns GM Raset in Round 4 of Chennai Open

Tamil Nadu beat Central Secretariat 4-3 to win the Arise Steel 9th Hockey B division India senior national men’s championship on Sunday.

published on : 21st January 2019

A grand reception for youngest Grandmaster Gukesh in Chennai

FIDE vice president DV Sundar insisted that children from the city excel in chess because they have a good understanding of the game from a young age.

published on : 19th January 2019

Tamil Nadu boy is youngest Indian grandmaster

Happy and satisfied was how Gukesh described his state of mind.

published on : 17th January 2019