Koneru Humpy
Sports  /  Published 04.08.22

Humpy, Vaishali shine

India’s top player Koneru Humpy and R. Vaishali led the women’s ‘A’ team to a 3-1 win over a strong Georgian side in the sixth round of the 44th Chess Olympiad here on Wednesda...
By PTI in Mamallapuram

Sports  /  Published 29.07.22

Chess Olympiad: Indian team logs victory

Indian teams made winning starts in the Open and women's sections of the 44th Chess Olympiad here on Friday. Top-seeded Indian women's A team beat Tajikistan while the B side got the better o...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Mamallapuram

Sports  /  Published 21.07.20

Vidit Gujrathi banks on balance for Olympiad

Grandmaster Vidit Gujrathi, the India captain for the Fide Online Chess Olympiad, believes that youngsters like Nihal Sarin and Rameshbabu Praggnanandhaa would give his team the X-factor in the tourna...
By Angshuman Roy in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 30.12.19

Koneru Humpy in hunt

Indian Grandmaster Koneru Humpy stayed in the hunt for a second title at the women’s World Rapid and Blitz Championships after being placed second, along with three others, in the blitz competition ...
By PTI in Moscow

Sports  /  Published 29.12.19

Koneru Humpy claims Rapid crown

Indian Grandmaster Koneru Humpy claimed the World Women’s Rapid Chess Championship title after drawing the Armageddon game against Lei Tingjie of China here.The 32-year-old Indian made a stunning co...
By PTI in Moscow

Sports  /  Published 20.02.20

Grandmaster who’s learning the moves of a mother

Koneru Humpy’s second coming has been impressive, to say the least. The Indian Grandmaster, who had taken a two-year maternity break from the game, had won the World Women’s Rapid Chess Championsh...
By Madhumita Ganguly in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 31.12.19

Champions who made 2019 their own

Humpy bestMotherhood seems to suit Koneru Humpy. After a two-year sabbatical from competitive chess, 2016 to 2018, after she became a mother, Humpy is back with a vengeance. She earned laurels for the...
By Indranil Majumdar, Elora Sen and Angshuman Roy

Sports  /  Published 02.01.20

Classical crown on Koneru Humpy mind

India’s newest world champion Koneru Humpy says it was a dream to win a world title but the triumph in the rapid format surprised even herself as she was always a contender in the classical format.H...
By PTI in Chennai


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