Praggnanandhaa

Julius Baer Cup: Erigaisi in 2nd spot; Praggnanandhaa in fourth place 

The event features 16 players spanning three generations and is being held in a round-robin-cum-knockout format.

published on : 21st September 2022

'Finishing second good': Praggnanandhaa on FTX Crypto Cup performance

The 17-year-old did beat the Norwegian in the last of the four-game Rapid match-ups to level the match at 2-2. 

published on : 23rd August 2022

Praggnanandhaa stuns Carlsen in tiebreaks to finish runner-up in FTX Crypto Cup

Praggnanandhaa and Carlsen were neck-and-neck throughout the whole tournament with the youngster putting in a real statement performance throughout.

published on : 22nd August 2022

Praggnanandhaa loses to Duda in FTX Crypto Cup

It was the second loss for the 17-year-old GM after he went down to Quang Liem Le in the previous round.

published on : 21st August 2022

No stopping Praggnanandhaa as he makes it four wins in a row, beats Levon Aronian

The 17-year old Indian is in joint lead with 12 match points along with world No.1 Magnus Carlsen, who defeated Quang Liem Le of China 3-1.

published on : 19th August 2022

Praggnanandhaa beats world's top junior player Firouzja in FTX Crypto Cup chess 

The 17-year-old, who was part of the bronze medal-winning India 'B' team at the recent chess Olympiad in Mamallapuram near Chennai, opened with a win in the first of the four-game match.

published on : 16th August 2022

Chess Olympiad: Praggnanandhaa, the shining knight of India

The Velammal school student is in Team B of the Indian team for the upcoming chess Olympiad that begins on Thursday and has been training vigorously for the event.

published on : 28th July 2022

MOP Vaishnav College honours chess prodigies Praggnanandhaa, Vaishali's mother Nagalakshmi

The MOP Vaishnav College for Women honoured R Nagalakshmi, the mother of chess prodigies R Praggnanandhaa and R Vaishali in a glittering ceremony at the college campus on Tuesday.

published on : 27th July 2022

Praggnanandhaa wins title in Norway Chess Open

R Praggnanandhaa emerged winner in the Norway Chess Group A open chess tournament here with 7.5 points from nine rounds.

published on : 11th June 2022

Chessable Masters 2022: Indian GM R Praggnanandhaa shocks Anish Giri, to meet Ding Liren in final

The Indian chess star defeated the highly-rated Giri, pipping the Dutchman in the tiebreak after the four-game rapid online semifinal match ended in a 2-2 stalemate.

published on : 25th May 2022

Chessable Masters 2022: Indian Grandmaster GM Praggnanandhaa secures quarterfinal spot

The win in the 15th and final round of the preliminaries late on Sunday saw the teenaged GM knock Gujrathi out of contention.

published on : 23rd May 2022

Wins against Carlsen have given me plenty of confidence: Praggnanandha

Praggu, as he is affectionately called, pulled off a massive victory over Magnus Carlsen — reigning world champ (classical) and a three-time world rapid champion.

published on : 22nd May 2022

India's R Praggnanandhaa stuns World Champion Magnus Carlsen for second time in year

The fifth round match of the tournament was headed towards a draw but a one-move blunder from the world champion Magnus Carlsen resulted in his defeat.

published on : 21st May 2022

Oslo Esports Cup: Indian GM Praggnanandhaa falters in final round, finishes fourth 

Praggnanandhaa took fourth place with 12 points behind Duda (14 points), Vietnam's Liem Quang Le (13) and world No 1 Magnus Carlsen (12) of Norway.

published on : 29th April 2022

Grandmaster R Praggnanandhaa receives 'Sankara Award'

India's teenage Grandmaster Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa received the 'Sankara Award' of this year at a function held at Kalady on Thursday.

published on : 17th March 2022