Articles about Grandmaster

Chess: Did Niemann cheat against Magnus Carlsen? All we know

20 Sep 2022

Magnus Carlsen
Chess: Did Niemann cheat against Magnus Carlsen? All we know

In a major development, reigning chess world champion Magnus Carlsen resigned from a Julius Baer Generation Cup match against America's Hans Niemann after making the opening move.

Chessable Masters: India's Praggnanandhaa upsets world champion Magnus Carlsen

21 May 2022

Chess
Chessable Masters: India's Praggnanandhaa upsets world champion Magnus Carlsen

Indian Grandmaster Praggnanandhaa Rameshbabu defeated world champion Magnus Carlsen at the Chessable Masters, the online rapid chess tournament, on Friday.

Chess: Here is the journey of youngest Grandmaster Abhimanyu Mishra

02 Jul 2021

New Jersey
Chess: Here is the journey of youngest Grandmaster Abhimanyu Mishra

Youngster Abhimanyu Mishra has become the world's youngest chess Grandmaster.

#NewsBytesExclusive: India's 64th GM Prithu Gupta on his chess journey

29 Aug 2019

India
#NewsBytesExclusive: India's 64th GM Prithu Gupta on his chess journey

15-year-old Prithu Gupta is enigmatic, intelligent and mature.

Indian chess players to be trained by Vladimir Kramnik

22 Jul 2019

Geneva
Indian chess players to be trained by Vladimir Kramnik

In an interesting development, former world champion and legend Vladimir Kramnik will train six Indian chess players in Geneva from August 14 to 25.

Chess: Prithu Gupta becomes India's 64th Grandmaster

20 Jul 2019

India
Chess: Prithu Gupta becomes India's 64th Grandmaster

India have a new Grandmaster, 15-year-old Prithu Gupta.

Vaishali R becomes India's latest Woman Grandmaster

13 Aug 2018

India
Vaishali R becomes India's latest Woman Grandmaster

The sister of R Praggnanandhaa, Vaishali R, became India's latest Woman Grandmaster (WGM) after earning her third and final WGM norm at Riga Technical University Open at Latvia.

The first Indian Grandmaster: Vishwanathan Anand

10 Aug 2018

Chess
The first Indian Grandmaster: Vishwanathan Anand

One of the greatest chess players ever, Vishwanathan Anand has won everything a player can think of.

5 best Chess players from India

22 Jul 2018

India
5 best Chess players from India

Chess is said to have originated in India and then sent to Europe via the Arab world.