Thursday, Dec 01, 2022

R Praggnanandhaa

Praggnanandhaa was felicitated with the Arjuna Award in New Delhi on Wednesday.

Becoming A World Champion Realistically Possible In 3-4 Years, Says R Praggnanandhaa

The 17-year-old defeated world champion Magnus Carlsen thrice in just six months, something that will go down as one of the highlights of his career.

30 November 2022

Members of India 'B' Team in the Open Section during the 44th Chess Olympiad in Chennai.

India’s Rich Medal Haul, Arjun Erigaisi Among Talking Points From 44th Chess Olympiad

This is first time India hosted a chess Olympiad. GM Arjun Erigaisi became the seventh Indian to cross the 2700 ELO rating.

R Praggnanandhaa had defeated the highly-rated Dutchman Anish Giri in the semifinal of Chessable Mas

Chessable Masters 2022: R Praggnanandhaa Loses To Ding Liren In Final

R Praggnanandhaa became the first Indian player to reach the final of the Chessable Masters.

Indian grandmaster Vishwanathan Anand said the fight against cheating in chess was like an 'arms race' to some degree.

Cheating In Chess Is Not Rampant: Viswanathan Anand

Reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen kicked up a storm in September this year when he levelled cheating allegations against US teenager Hans Niemann.

28 November 2022

R Praggnanandhaa during round 10 of Chess Olympiadon Monday.

Chess Olympiad: India ‘A’ Women Crush Kazakhstan; India ‘B’ Men Draws Against Uzbekistan

India 'A' has 16 match points. The top-seeded USA roared back into contention with a convincing 3-1 defeat of Turkey and joined India 'A' on 16 points at the Chess Olympiad.

The victory took R Praggnanandhaa to 12 points, while Magnus Carlsen was at the second spot on the s

Chessable Masters: R Praggnanandhaa Stuns World Champion Magnus Carlsen For Second Time This Year

R Praggnanandhaa emerged as a winner after Magnus Carlsen made a blunder in the 40th move and resigned immediately in the next move.

22 May 2022

D Gukesh became the youngest player to ever beat Magnus Carlsen in chess.

Thee Young Indian Grandmasters To Play In Tata Steel Masters

The Tata Steel Masters will be held in Wijk Ann Zee in Netherlands between January 13 and January 29 next year.

23 November 2022


Prime Minister Of India Narendra Modi

PM Hails Indian Grandmaster R Praggnanandhaa's Feat Of Beating Magnus Carlsen

"We are all rejoicing on the success of the young genius R Praggnanandhaa. Proud of his accomplishment of winning against the noted champion Magnus Carlsen," Modi tweeted.

23 February 2022

21 February 2022
Airthings Masters: India’s R Praggnanandhaa Stuns World No. 1 Magnus Carlsen

Airthings Masters: India’s R Praggnanandhaa Stuns World No. 1 Magnus Carlsen

R Praggnanandhaa's win over Magnus Carlsen comes after a moderate run in the earlier rounds, which included one win, two draws and four defeats.