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Viswanathan Anand to Make Comeback to World Cup After 15 Years

Five-time chess champion Viswanathan Anand will return to the FIDE World Cup after a 15…

Magnus Carlsen wins third world chess title : Best Tweets

Norwegian grandmaster Magnus Carlsen has reclaimed the world chess championship title after beating Sergey Karjakin…

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Things you didn’t know About Magnus Carlsen

On Magnus Carlsen’s 26th Birthday, we bring you some of the lesser known facts about…

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Birthday Special : Best quotes by Magnus Carlsen

The youngest chess player to become World Number 1 – Norwegian Chess grandmaster Magnus Carlsen turns 26!…

Russian grand master Bukavshin dies of suspected stroke aged 20

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s 20-year-old chess grand master Ivan Bukavshin, Bukavshin dies of a suspected…

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Kasparov’s Immortal: Greatest Chess Game Ever?

The game is known as “Kasparov’s Immortal Game”, and Garry Kasparov himself has claimed this was…

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When Viswanathan Anand Got Angry

Some people think that playing sports is fun and is an escape from the doldrums of…

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Lesser Known Facts about Viswanathan Anand

Indian chess Grandmaster and Former World Champion Viswanathan Anand celebrated his 46th birthday. Anand has…

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Viswanathan Anand – A Wise King at Heart

As we all know now , Chennai has just witnessed the worst rainfall in the past 100…

Greatest Individual Rivalries

Individual sportsman tend to develop some pretty intense rivalries in their discipline. There are chances…

Kramnik and Topalov – the biggest chess rivalry ever?

In the history of chess, there have been many great individual rivalries. Most of them…

Legendary Kasparov!

One of the best players of all time, Garry Kasparov was the undisputed World champion…

Carlsen calls for new World C’ship system!

Reigning World Chess Champion Magnus Carlsen recently expressed his views on the current format of  the…

Indian GM makes massive one-move mate blunder!

No chess player is immune to blunders, not even grandmasters. GM Vidit Gujrathi, one of…

Edward Lasker – The Immortal King Walk

Edward Lasker was a leading chess player in the early 20th century and the game…

Bobby Fischer – Controversial and undoubtedly the best!

Robert James Fischer, popularly known as Bobby Fischer was one of the best Chess players of all…

The Aronian ‘Immortal’ game!?

In this article, we take a look at a game between Armenian GM Levon Aronian…

Giri edges past Bok after scuffling!

Anish Giri, the 21 year old Russian-born Dutch chess prodigy and grandmaster, played a notable…

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16-year old Chinese GM Wei Yi plays Immortal Game!

Wei Yi, the 16-year-old Chinese chess prodigy, played one of the greatest chess games ever…

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These 8 famous personalities loved chess!

Chess is a game for everybody – young or old, amateur or professional. In this…

87-year old Ms. Sinka breaks astonishing records in Chess!

A Hungarian octogenarian woman named Brigitta Sinka has broken a world record by finally overtaking legendary Cuban grandmaster…

The Most Amazing Sacrifice in Chess History!

Chess is one of the most popular games that is played all across the world…

Watch Magnus Carlsen defeat 3 players simultaneously – while blindfolded!

The Sohn Conference, which had its 20th anniversary this year, is the world’s largest investment…

Viswanathan Anand’s mother passes away

Chess Grand Master and former World Champion Viswanathan Anand’s mother Susheela Viswanathan has passed away…