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St Louis Online chess: P Harikrishna stuns Norway's Magnus Carlsen but later suffers four losses

Harikrishna  also beat lower-rated American Jeffrey Xiong but save for the two wins, he had a forgettable day as he suffered four defeats, apart from three draws.

published on : 19th September 2020

Indian Grandmaster Harikrishna stays in fifth place; Americas Wesley So goes on top

After a draw against another US player Hikaru Nakamura, the India number was outlasted by So in 69 moves on Thursday.

published on : 18th September 2020

Viswanathan Anand suffers fifth straight defeat in Legends of Chess online tournament

The former world champion got off to a good start and won the first game of the best-of-four contest but went down 2-3 to Peter Leko of Hungary.

published on : 26th July 2020

Viswanathan Anand loses to Magnus Carlsen in Legends of Chess tourney

The former world champion had kept the Norwegian ace in check in three games of the best-of-four contest before slipping 1.5-2.5 by in the final game late on Wednesday.

published on : 23rd July 2020

To fill void in sport, Magnus Carlsen unveils 250,000 dollar online chess tournament

"We have not only the opportunity but the responsibility to players and fans around the world who need a distraction...when no other live, competitive sport is being played," said Carlsen.

published on : 2nd April 2020