Articles about World Chess Championship
17 Sep 2022Chess
Bengaluru teenager Pranav Anand is now India's 76th Grandmaster.
29 Nov 2018Vishwanathan Anand
Norwegian grandmaster Magnus Carlsen, who has been the undisputed king of chess since winning the World Championship from Vishwanathan Anand, managed to retain his position on top after beating American grandmaster Fabiano Caruana in tie-breakers.
14 Nov 2018YouTube
World chess champion Magnus Carlsen is currently defending his title against America's Caruana and the 12-match game is yet to produce a leader.
15 Aug 2018India
Nihal Sarin has become India's 53rd Grandmaster after drawing in the eighth round of the Abu Dhabi masters against Uzbekistan's Temur Kuybokarov.
30 Jul 2018Norway
Internationally, chess is played in three formats, namely, classical, blitz and rapid; the main difference being time allotted to make a move.
28 Dec 2017Saudi Arabia
Former world champion Vishwanathan Anand stunned the reigning world champion Magnus Carlsen at the World Rapid Championship in Riyadh.
21 Dec 2017London
The world of chess has been left stunned after the FIDE 2018 World Chess Championship unveiled its logo. It looks like a 'Kama Sutra' logo, at best.
05 Oct 2016India
India's Aakanksha Hagawane created history as she won the Under-16 World Youth Chess Championship in Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia.