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Sports  /  Published 18.02.20

Gujrathi jumps to top spot in Prague Chess

India's no. 2 player Vidit S Gujrathi posted a win over Austrian GM Markus Ragger in the third round
By PTI in Prague

Sports  /  Published 16.11.19

Endgame: Knights make moves beyond the board

India is witnessing a chess boom. Sixty-five Grandmasters and none other than Vladimir Kramnik sayin
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 07.11.19

Chess knights to shine at Eden Gardens

Reigning and former world chess champions Magnus Carlsen and Viswanathan Anand will be at the Eden d
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 01.11.19

Youngest knight to rule the chessboard in state

He loves watching cartoons, gorging on butter masala dosa and is as jovial as most of the 7-year-old
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 15.10.19

Pedal to checkmate pollution

Jayant Kumar Bhuyan, known for his smart moves on the chessboard, will now create ripples on the ro
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

North East  /  Published 14.10.19

Teen player and World Cup winner from Assam recounts his days of struggle

From playing amateur chess on computers to representing India in World Youth Chess Championships, As
By Our Special Correspondent in Guwahati

Sports  /  Published 04.09.19

Dearth of GMs and search for solutions

Chess in Bengal is in the news now, but only for the wrong reasons, thanks to the mudslinging in th
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 18.06.19

Chess prodigy hopes for gold

Eight-year-old chess prodigy Arshiya Das has set her sights on gold at the Asian School Chess Champi
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

Sports  /  Published 23.02.19

Inside the mind of chess champ Tania Sachdev

Rapid Tania...Loves elephants.Likes New York City for the vibe, the energy and also London, Reykjavi
By Saionee Chakraborty in

Sports  /  Published 06.01.19

Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa has big dreams

He cries after painful losses. Only for a couple of minutes though, mostly, says his coach. He isnâ€
By Saionee Chakraborty in


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