Category: Chess

Anand looking to end the year in a good note

Vishwanathan Anand is looking forward to World Rapid and Blitz Championships, which will be held in Doha from Monday. India’s first Grandmaster did not have a great year but will definitely fancy his chances in...

Carlsen is chess world champion

Magnus Carlsen of Norway wins the World Chess Championship for the third consecutive year beating Russian Sergei Karyakin in a tiebreaker. The win puts Carlsen closer to the status of chess legends such as...

Tie-breaker for world chess champion on Wednesday

It has been 12 matches and neither reigning champ Magnus Carlsen of Norway nor Russian grandmaster Sergei Karyakin has been able to win. Almost three weeks after the chess World Championship began, the last scheduled...