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London Classic: Anand draws with Carlsen; joint 3rd
World Champion Viswanathan Anand played out another draw, signing peace with Magnus Carlsen of Norway in the eighth and penultimate round of London Chess Classic. On his 42nd birthday, the draw......
Harika bows out of World Championship
Former world junior girls' champion D Harika was eliminated from the World Chess Championship after losing to Chinese Ruan Lufei in the rapid tiebreak games of the pre-quarterfinals in Hatay,......
Humpy in semis, Harika faces another tiebreaker
Koneru Humpy secured a much-needed draw against China's Ju Wenjun in the second game of the quarter-finals to enter the semi-finals of the World Women's Chess Championship in Hatay, Turkey on......
Anand loses to Ivanchuk
World champion Viswanathan Anand's third successive loss has put him out of the title race in the Amber Blindfold and Rapid chess tournament as he went down 0.5-1.5 against Vassily Ivanchuk of......
Sasikiran slips to the bottom
Krishnan Sasikiran slipped to the bottom of the table after losing to Grandmaster Alexei Shirov in the seventh round of the Aerosvit International Grandmasters Chess tournament in Yalta,......
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