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Updated : 50 min ago IST
A record-breaking 187 teams, the highest-ever for any Chess Olympiad, have registered for the showdown in India and in order to even out the number of entries, as per norm, FIDE approved a third team from the host country.
Updated : 5 hours, 18 min ago IST
At the key event held in Mumbai, Grandmasters Pravin Thipsay, Abhijit Kunte, and Soumya Swaminathan were present along with officials of the Department of Sports, State Chess Association, chess enthusiasts and budding players.
Updated : 15 hours, 56 min ago IST
Grandmaster Abhijit Kunte and Woman Grandmaster Eesha Karavade took the torch forward in Pune in presence of eminent dignitaries
Updated : 1 day, 19 hours ago IST
Earlier, the torch had travelled to Dandi and Surat in Gujarat on Friday.
Updated : 2 days, 20 hours ago IST
In Kevadia, MP Gitaben Rathva received the torch from Grandmaster Tejas Bakre and handed it over to Grandmaster Ankit Rajpare.
Updated : 3 days, 20 hours ago IST
The relay will cover a total of 75 cities, commemorating the occasion of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav - 75 years of India's independence.
Updated : 4 days, 17 hours ago IST
UP Minister Surya Pratap Shahi received the torch from Woman Grandmaster Vantika and handed it over to Grandmaster GN Gopal
Updated : 4 days, 23 hours ago IST
Cabinet Minister Aravind Kumar Sharma received the torch from Women Grandmaster Vantika and handed it over to Grandmaster G N Gopal.
Updated : 5 days, 17 hours ago IST
In Varanasi, the ice Chancellor of Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith Dr Anand K Tyagi received the Torch from Grandmaster Tejas Bakre and handed it over to the Woman Grandmaster and member of Team India at the 44th Chess Olympiad, Vantika
Updated : 6 days, 19 hours ago IST
After this, the torch will travel to Lucknow
Updated : 1 week ago IST
Woman Grandmaster and member of Team India at the 44th Chess Olympiad, Vantika received the torch from Grandmaster Tejas Bakre at Taj Mahal, Agra.
The torch, launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday, began its relay from Leh.