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Washington [US], September 17 (ANI): Nona Gaprindashvili, one of the top chess players in the world in the 1970s, has filed a defamation suit against Netflix on Thursday over 'The Queen's Gambit'.
Updated : 3 days, 17 hours ago IST
New Delhi [India], September 15 (ANI): Team USA defeated India in the semi-final of the ongoing FIDE Online Olympiad 2021 which was held on Tuesday (local time) on the Chess.com servers.
Updated : 4 days, 10 hours ago IST
New Delhi [India], September 14 (ANI): The Online Olympiad play-off quarter-finals were held on Monday (local time) on the Chess.com servers.
Updated : 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], September 11 (ANI): The Top Division of the Online Olympiad finished after three days of intense top-level chess. A total of 1717 players, are playing from 150 countries all over the world, with 888 titled players, including 209 Grand Masters and 244 International Masters.
Updated : 1 week, 4 days ago IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], September 7 (ANI): The star-studded Indian team, led by captain Viswanathan Anand will aim to defend its Online Chess Olympiad crown, which got underway worldwide late on Monday.
Updated : 4 weeks ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], August 21 (ANI): After years of internal fighting, the All-India Chess Federation and the breakaway Chess Association of India have merged into one single entity to administer the sport as a unified force in the country.
Updated : 1 month ago IST
New Delhi [India], August 19 (ANI): Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand on Thursday mourned the demise of renowned Russian GM Evgeny Sveshnikov, who passed away at the age of 71.
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Jalandhar (Punjab) [India], August 10 (ANI): A disabled chess player from Jalandhar who has won several medals in national and international events, has urged the Punjab government to provide her with a coach and a government job.
Sochi [Russia], August 5 (ANI): Jan-Krzysztof Duda of Poland won the 2021 FIDE World Cup on Thursday, beating GM Sergey Karjakin convincingly in his white game, thereby avoiding a tiebreak.
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New Delhi [India], July 31 (ANI): Chess maestro Viswanathan Anand will lead India's charge in the upcoming online chess Olympiad which will be played from September 8-15.
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New Delhi [India], July 20 (ANI): Young Indian Grandmaster R Praggnanandha on Tuesday defeated legendary Michal Krasenkow of Poland in a rapid tiebreak in the ongoing FIDE Chess World Cup.
Updated : 2 months ago IST
Dortmund [Germany], July 18 (ANI): Five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand on Sunday defeated Vladimir Kramnik in the No-Castling match for the Sparkassen Chess Trophy.