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Chess

Jaivardhan Raj wins U-7 chess title in Kolhapur

City’s chess prodigy Jaivardhan Raj won the prestigious Maharashtra U-7 State Championship at Kolhapur recently with a highest score of 7.5/8. Jaivardhan, a student of Jamnabai Narsee School (Juhu), pocketed a cash prize of Rs...

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Chess

Chess: Narayanan becomes sole leader on penultimate day

Grandmaster Srinath Narayanan became the sole leader at the end of penultimate round in the 3rd Kolkata Open International Grandmasters Chess Tournament at The Newtown School here on Monday. Srinath defeated overnight leader GM Deep...

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Chess

U.P. State Chess Championship from 11 th May

The Uttar Pradesh Chess Association will host the U.P. State Chess Championship from 11th May to 13th May 2018. Dehradun Public School Ghaziabad will organise the competition on these dates. The meet will be held...

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Khelo India

Popularity of Poker on the rise in India

With sports becoming more and more popular in India, it is no surprise that the newest edition to the bandwagon is the high stakes game of Poker. Brain Duel Sports is a one of a...

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Chess

13-Year-Old Prithu Gupta becomes Grand Master as well...

Delhiite Prithu Gupta created history during the Gibraltar Masters tournament as he cleared the GM norm at just the age of 13. To become an International Grandmaster however the participant had to cross the 2400...

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Harika Dronavalli

Mahindra Scorpio TOISA: Harika Dronavalli is Chess Player...

MUMBAI: Grand Master Harika Dronavalli has been named Chess Player of the Year for the second year in a row, winning the top prize in her category at the third Mahindra Scorpio Times of India...

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Top players dismissive of National team chess

Top players dismissive of National team chess

Strange it may sound, the best of Indian chess players are no longer seen in the country’s most lucrative events. Even the race to the National title is decided without most of the top-10 players!...

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National-A-Chess Championship

Even 10 titles won’t fetch me a job:...

Asian blind chess star Gangooli, who won his fifth consecutive National ‘A’ Chess title yesterday, says he has lost all hopes of gaining help from his state Karnataka and central government authorities Current Asian blind...

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Pro Chess League

Viswanathan Anand to make Pro Chess League debut

Grandmaster Viswanathan Anand will be making his debut in the second edition of the Pro Chess League, the world’s first online chess league, against Oslo Trolls of Norway on Wednesday giving a fillip to the...

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Black chess

राष्ट्रीय स्कूल शतरंज प्रतियोगिता में ताशना ने रजत...

शहर की ताशना ने राष्ट्रीय स्कूल शतरंज प्रतियोगिता में शानदार प्रदर्शन कर रजत पदक अपने नाम किया। ओडिसा के भुवनेश्वर में शुक्रवार को समाप्त हुई चैंपियनशिप में दूसरा स्थान प्राप्त कर इस नन्हीं खिलाड़ी ने...

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